The Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) has announced a new “grant” program for local building departments to assist them in purchasing laptops, tablets, webcams, headsets with microphones, electronic code book subscriptions or other tools that will support access to virtual training.  

Local building departments are eligible to receive up to $2,000 from DHCD from these items. The details can be found on the DHCD website at the following link and in the attached document.

https://www.dhcd.virginia.gov/sites/default/files/Docx/virginia-building-code-academy/vbca_locality_funding_application.pdf

The deadline to apply is a very fast turnaround. Applications must be received no later than COB June 5, 2020.

Please feel free to contact us at FABA if you have any questions.