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".
American Red Cross asking for donations amid blood shortage
High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements. Eligible donors with types O, A negative and B negative blood are urged to make a Power Red donation, where available.
Snow and ice weather warning for West Fife
He said: "It happens when you get clear skies and it cools down and you get fog patches forming out of these skies". A woman was spotted pushing a pram on bitterly cold and frosty morning in Aberystwyth, Wales, on Thursday.
CES 2018: Blackout at tech's biggest show
CES's AI obsession will also spread beyond consumer devices and into visions of smart cities and, of course, driverless cars. It will be held at three different locations in Las Vegas, Nevada, dubbed Tech East, Tech West, and Tech South.
Future Samsung Phones Will Come with FM Radio
If cellular coverage is unavailable or congested, the FM chip can provide important information from a local radio station. Samsung has joined LG , Alcatel and Motorola , who're all already part of the initiative (via Neowin ).
Norv Turner Reportedly Named Panthers OC After Mike Shula Firing
Panthers coach Ron Rivera said Monday he did not anticipate any coaching staff changes, but changed his mind after sleeping on it. Washington hired him in 1994, where he lasted as head coach until 2000 in spite of just one playoff appearance during his tenure.