CAA gets housing assistance funds

The Community Action Agency of Columbiana County will again receive federal Housing Assistance Grant Program funding, according to a news release from the Ohio Development Services Agency. The CAA, which will receive $133,300, is one of 22 organizations receiving a combined $5.5 million under the program which helps low-income Ohioans with home and emergency safety repairs, improve handicapped accessibility and down payment assistance for first-time home buyers.