News/Public Notice

CONTRACTORS MUST ATTEND Monday, April 3, 2023 at 1:00 PM CADA Administrative Office Rich Square, NC 27869

Choanoke Area Development Association of NC, Inc. (CADA) has received funding from the US Department of Energy and the North Carolina Housing Finance Agency to weatherize homes and rehabilitate the homes of eligible residents in Bertie, Edgecombe, Halifax, Hertford, Martin, and Northampton Counties. CADA seeks local contractors in the following trades to implement weatherization standard measures: ECT’s, HVAC’s, Electricians, Plumbers, Insulation, and Incidental Repairs.

Choanoke Area Development Association of NC (CADA) seeks bids for the service/trades for housing programs administered by CADA in Bertie, Edgecombe, Halifax, Hertford, Martin and Northampton CountiesA Bidders Conference to explain the programs and the bid process is scheduled for 1:00 PM Monday, April 3, 2023 Administrative Office, Rich Square, NC.

Choanoke Area Development Association (CADA) announces its intent to apply for funding of $476,398 through the Community Service Block Grant Anti-Poverty Plan for Fiscal Year 2022 – 2023. CADA’s proposed WorkPlan for this program encompasses services to low-income residents of Bertie, Halifax, Herford, Martin and Northampton Counties. The program focuses on a self-sufficiency component to assists low-income residents obtain assistance with education, employment and supportive services to rise above federal poverty guidelines and become self-sufficient. The proposal may be reviewed on the CADA’s website (

Choanoke Area Development Association, NC Inc., (CADA), a regional non-profit, seeks quotes from providers who are willing to lease CADA provided buses to assist in the transportation of preschool children.

Bertie County has been selected to receive awards under Phase 39 and Phase ARPAR (American Rescue Plan Act) of the Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP) National Board Program. The amount awarded is $6,122 (Phase 39) and $18,921 (Phase ARPAR) to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county.