The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) is a federally funded, formula-based grant that is allocated by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to cities with populations greater than 50,000. Its purpose is to address the housing and community development needs in low-income communities through three national objectives:
Benefiting low-to-moderate income persons
Eliminating, or preventing, slum or blight
Meeting an urgent need
2019-2020 Annual Action Plan
A draft of the 2019-2020 Annual Action Plan is available for public review and comment from June 20, 2019 to July 23, 2019. A detailed public hearing notice can be viewed here.
Two public hearings will be held to provide an overview of the CDBG program and introduce the 2019-2020 Annual Action Plan:
The first will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday July 1, 2019 in the City Council Conference Room located at 305 Century Parkway Allen, TX.
The second will be conducted before the City Council at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 in the City Council Chamber located at 305 Century Parkway Allen, TX.
The City completes a comprehensive Consolidated Plan every five years. All subsequent program activities reflect the goals and objectives outlined in the Consolidated Plan. View the 2015-2020 Consolidated plan.