Section 3 applies to training, employment, contracting and other economic opportunities arising in connection with the expenditure of housing assistance. There are no dollar amount thresholds for PIH (Public and Indian Housing) funded Section 3 covered activities. Contractors and subcontractors performing work on section 3 covered project(s) will commit to providing economic opportunities for Section 3 Residents regardless of the amount of the contract or subcontract.. Additionally, contractors as well as their tier subcontractors shall, to the greatest extent feasible, direct 10% of their subcontracting opportunities to Section 3 business concerns.

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