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.

PY2017 Consolidated Housing and Community Development Annual Evaluation Report (CAPER)

Each year the City of St. Cloud is required to provide the public and HUD with an assessment of its accomplishments toward meeting the priority goals outlined in the 2015-2019 Consolidated Plan. This annual assessment is known as the Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER). A summary of the PY2017 activities is noted below.

PY2017 Activities Funding Amount:
HRA - Single-Family Housing Rehab - $268,713
HRA - Transitional Housing Rehab - $50,000
Anna Marie's Demolition of Blighted Structures - $35,000
St. Cloud Park Improvements in LMI Neighborhoods - $40,000
Lutheran Social Services Crisis Nursery- $5,000
Tri-County Action Programs Project Connect - $4,000
Program Administration (City)- $100,678
Total PY2017 Activity Funding- $503,391

The public is invited to review the CAPER and submit comments to planner@ci.stcloud.mn.us by September 10, 2018. The City Council will hold a public hearing for the PY2017 Draft CAPER on Monday, September 10, 2018 at 6 p.m. in the City Council Chambers.

​PY2017 Draft CAPER

PY2018 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program

The City of St. Cloud's CDBG program operates under the 2015-2019 Consolidated Housing and Community Development Plan. The priorities established within the plan focus on homelessness, fair housing, affordable housing, and community development. In PY2018, the City will receive $564,000 in CDBG funds from the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development. 

  1. Annual Action Plans
  2. CAPERS
  3. 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.

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