Community Development Block Grant

The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) is a federally funded grant program. CDBG funds are awarded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to qualifying communities to carry out a wide range of community development activities directed toward neighborhood revitalization, economic development, and providing improved community facilities and services.

Public Hearing on Proposed CDBG Activities for PY2019

In Program Year 2019, the City of St. Cloud is expected to receive approximately $500,000 (estimated) in CDBG funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The activities proposed for PY2019 are as follows:

St. Cloud HRA Single Family Homeowner Rehab Loan Program - $208,176
St. Cloud HRA Germain Tower Roof Repair - $65,000
Catholic Charities LaCruz Apartments Windows/Sidewalks - $65,000
City of St. Cloud Parks Department Haws Park - $35,700
Anna Marie's Alliance HVAC System and Facilities Equipment - $14,124
St. Cloud Area Crisis Nursery - $8,000
TRI-CAP Project Connect - $4,000
Program Administration - $100,000

Public Comment Period: March 30 to April 29, 2019
Final City Council Consideration: April 29, 2019 at 6 p.m. in the Council Chambers
Provide comments to Carla Berry

Comprehensive Housing Needs Analysis

The City is in the process of updating its five-year Consolidated Plan. The first phase in the development of the 2020-2025 Consolidated Plan is updating the Comprehensive Housing Needs Analysis. Maxfield Research & Consulting, LLC has recently completed an initial draft of the document which is being circulated for public review and comment:

Comprehensive Housing Needs Analysis – Draft for Discussion

The second phase of updating the 2020-2025 Consolidated Plan will focus on stakeholder engagement (community surveys, public input sessions, etc.) to establish goals and priorities for addressing affordable housing and community development needs over the next five-years with CDBG dollars.

Provide comments on the Housing Needs Analysis - Draft for Discussion to Carla Berry.

  1. Annual Action Plans
  2. Consolidated Plan
  4. Citizen Participation Plan
  5. Community Housing Study

Annual Action Plans

The City of St. Cloud is required to prepare an annual action plan to notify citizens and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) of the city's intended actions to occur during that specific program year. The action plan identified the objectives the city hopes to achieve and outlines the activities the city will undertake to achieve those objectives.

PY2018 Annual Action Plan
PY2017 Annual Action Plan
PY2016 Annual Action Plan
PY2015 Annual Action Plan
PY2014 Annual Action Plan
PY2013 Annual Action Plan (Revised 10/7/14)
PY2012 Annual Action Plan (Revised 10/7/14)
PY2011 Annual Action Plan