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.

Notice of Public Hearing - 2018 Annual Action Plan

The St. Cloud City Council will be holding a public hearing regarding the City of St. Cloud's CDBG 2018 Annual Action Plan on Monday, April 16, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers, St. Cloud City Hall, 400 2nd St S.

In Program Year 2018 (PY2018), the City is expected to receive an estimated $500,000 in CDBG funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.  The CDBG program activities proposed for PY2018 are as follows:

Program Administration
St. Cloud HRA - Single Family Rehab
Whitney Senior Center - Commercial Kitchen Phase II
St. Cloud Parks Department - Neighborhood Park Improvements
Rotary & Youth for Christ - Pathways 4 Youth
Salvation Army - S.M.A.R.T. Kids Program
Anna Marie's Alliance - Case Management Software
St. Cloud Area Crisis Nursery
Tri-Cap - Project Connect

It is proposed that any additional CDBG funds that become available through an increased award, program income, and/or funds remaining from completed or canceled activities, are to be designated for use in the HRA's Single Family Homeowner Rehab program.

Public comment period:  March 24 - April 23, 2018

Submit comments to:  City of St. Cloud Planning Department
                                       400 2nd St S
                                       St. Cloud, MN 56301

Final City Council Consideration:  April 16, 2018

  1. Annual Action Plans
  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