<html> <head> <!-- TemplateBeginEditable name="doctitle" --> <title>LMDC e-Update</title> <!-- TemplateEndEditable --> <meta HTTP-EQUIV="Content-Type" CONTENT="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1"> <!-- TemplateBeginEditable name="head" --> <!-- TemplateEndEditable --> <meta name="description" content="Template for single story page."> </head> <body BGCOLOR="#FFFFFF" text="#000000" link="#CC3333" vlink="#CC3333" alink="#336699" LEFTMARGIN="0" TOPMARGIN="0" MARGINWIDTH="0" MARGINHEIGHT="0"> <p>&nbsp;</p> <table WIDTH="576" BORDER="0" CELLPADDING="0" CELLSPACING="0" ID="Table1"> <tr> <td COLSPAN="2"> <img SRC="images/g_white.gif" WIDTH="124" HEIGHT="41" ALT=""></td> <td COLSPAN="5" ROWSPAN="2"> <img SRC="images/head_downtown.gif" WIDTH="291" HEIGHT="75" ALT=""></td> </tr> <tr> <td width="126"> <img SRC="images/g_white.gif" WIDTH="124" HEIGHT="41" ALT=""></td> <td width="161"> <img SRC="images/head_renew.gif" WIDTH="161" HEIGHT="41" ALT=""></td> </tr> <tr> <td COLSPAN="7" valign="top"> <img src="images/g_white.gif" width="128" height="1"></td> </tr> </table> <table width="576" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" ID="Table2"> <tr> <td valign="top"> <table BORDER="0" CELLPADDING="0" CELLSPACING="0" ID="Table3"> <tr> <td rowspan="4" valign="top"> <img SRC="images/g_white.gif" WIDTH="124" HEIGHT="41" ALT=""> <img SRC="/images/spacer.gif" WIDTH="1" HEIGHT="1" ALT=""></td> <td valign="top"> <font color="6699CC" size="-4" face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <!-- TemplateBeginEditable name="Date" --> 10-13-06<!-- TemplateEndEditable --></font> <br> <br> <img src="images/t_SpecialUpdate.gif" width="259" height="22" alt=""> </td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> </table> <table WIDTH="576" BORDER="0" CELLPADDING="0" CELLSPACING="0" ID="Table4"> <tr> <td width="125"><img src="/images/spacer.gif" width="110" height="1"></td> <td valign="top" width="100%"> <!-- TemplateBeginEditable name="Story Title" --> <!-- TemplateEndEditable --> <p align="left"> <div style="padding-left:18px;font-family:verdana,arial,helvetica,sans-serif;color:#1F60A9;font-size:12px;"> <div style="width:425px;"><span style="font-size:9px;color:#6699cc"></span></div> <p align="center"><span style="font-size:13px;font-weight:bold;">LMDC ANNOUNCE START OF COMMUNITY ENHANCEMENT FUND PROGRAM</span></p> <p align="center"><b>Application Deadline is November 10, 200 </b></p> <p>The Lower Manhattan Development Corporation today announced the beginning of the application process for the Community Enhancement Fund Program. Non-profit organizations are invited to submit applications by November 10, 2006 Guidelines and application materials for the competitive funding process are available on the LMDC s website at www.renewnyc.com under Funding Initiatives. </p><p> The LMDC will provide up to $45 million for programs and projects that will support and enhance community activities and programs available to residents, workers and the greater downtown community. The LMDC s Board of Directors authorized the establishment of the Community Enhancement Fund at the September meeting to continue the LMDC s successful revitalization efforts south of Houston Street. </p><p> The program was developed as a result of community needs articulated by the public at nearly 80 LMDC-sponsored public meetings, in thousands of written comments, unsolicited funding proposals, as well as needs advocated by community representatives and organizations. <a href="http://www.renewnyc.com/displaynews.aspx?newsid=0ae9b6f1-469f-4f78-bd6a-04058c839234">More &raquo;</a></p> </div> </td> </tr> </table> <br> <br> <table cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" border="0"> <tr> <td width="125"><img src="/images/spacer.gif" width="125" height="1"></td> <td colspan="4" valign="top"> <!-- TemplateBeginEditable name="Contact Title" --> <img src="images/t_ContactUs.gif" width="259" height="22" alt=""><!-- TemplateEndEditable --></td> </tr> <tr> <td width="125"><img src="/images/spacer.gif" width="125" height="1"></td> <td COLSPAN="4" valign="top"> <p><font color="#9999CC" size="-1" face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><strong><font color="#1F60A9"><!-- TemplateBeginEditable name="Contact SubTitle" --> We want to hear from you.<!-- TemplateEndEditable --></font></strong></font><br> <font color="1F60A9" size="-2" face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><!-- TemplateBeginEditable name="Contact Copy" --> LMDC is committed to an open and transparent planning process for the World Trade Center site, a Memorial and all of Lower Manhattan. Your opinion is important to us.<!-- TemplateEndEditable --></font> <br> <img src="/images/arrow_red.gif" width="8" height="8"><font size="-2" face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><font color="#CC3333"><!-- TemplateBeginEditable name="Contact Link" --><a href="http://www.renewnyc.com/frm_contactus.asp">go to http://www.renewnyc.com/frm_contactus.asp</a><!-- TemplateEndEditable --></font></font></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td> <img SRC="images/logo_LMDC.gif" WIDTH="71" HEIGHT="99" ALT=""></td> <td ROWSPAN="2"> <img SRC="images/g_white.gif" WIDTH="124" HEIGHT="41" ALT=""></td> <td rowspan="2" valign="top"> <font size="-4" face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><font color="#336699"><!-- TemplateBeginEditable name="Disclaimer" --> LMDC is a subsidiary of the Empire State Development Corporation, a public benefit corporation. If you have questions about LMDC's mission, please visit our website at <a href="http://www.renewnyc.org"><font color="#CC3333">www. renewnyc.org</font></a> or contact us at Lower Manhattan Development Corporation, 1 Liberty Plaza, 20th Floor, New York, NY, 10006, (212) 962-2300. 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