Nationwide, the grants totaled more than $2 billion.
Officials say the funding will help move the state one step closer to ultimately eliminating homelessness.
Officials are awaiting HUD approval for the change in how the grant is managed, said Melissa Marrone, director of the Housing and Homeless Coalition of Central New York.
The grants provide crucial housing and support services to individuals and families experiencing homelessness statewide. "Progress is being made but we must remain resolute in our mutual commitment to more innovatively and effectively address homelessness through a housing-first approach that is evidence-based".
East Coast braces for a deep freeze following massive storm
Most of the snow from Thursday's storm fell in the southern part of the state, with Cape May Court House receiving 17 inches. Luckily, she didn't see wind damage in the morning, but feared she and her husband could be homebound for days by snow.
Gambit Loses Director, Gets Release Date
We're hoping that Tatum's enthusiasm for the film doesn't wane or else fans are never going to get to see this Gambit movie. Verbinski's departure is only the latest in a long string of behind-the-scenes hurdles faced by " Gambit ".
Governor: Opioid crisis a statewide disaster emergency
The House Republican chairs of the human services and health committee said Wolf's announcement spelled out "positive steps". The move is a first of its kind for Pennsylvania, which has one of the highest rates of drug overdoses in the country.