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CDBG Management Guide & Related Resources

CDBG Programs

2023 Application Round

2022 CDBG Management Guide

  • CDBG Management Guide – the Guide and Appendices (below) are current as of November 2022 — [PDF:748k]
  • Appendix One: Introduction (updated 1/10/2023) — [PDF:1.1MB]
  • Appendix Two: Federal Requirements — [PDF:983k]
  • Appendix Three: Section 106 Historic Review   — [PDF:3MB]
  • Appendix Four: Environmental Review   — [PDF:374k]
  • Appendix Five: Financial Management — [PDF:132k]
  • Appendix Six: Upper Story Housing — [PDF:525k]
  • Appendix Seven: Downtown Revitalization — [PDF:305k]
  • Appendix Eight: Section 3 — [PDF:2.1MB]
  • Appendix Nine: Green Streets — [PDF:130k]

Fair Housing Information

Green Streets Documents

Recipient Income Requirements and Census Information

2021 CDBG Management Guide

CDBG Management Guide - Fillable Form PDFs

Environmental Compliance

Procurement Documents for Communities

  • Sample RFP for grant administration-with publication template [MS Word: 32k]
  • Sample RFP for housing technical services-with publication template [MS Word: 30k]
  • Sample RFQ for engineering/architectural services-with publication template [MS Word: 27k]
  • Instructions for Procurement for CDBG Funded Projects [PDF: 405k]
  • 2 CFR 200 Frequently Asked Questions [PDF: 532k]

Monitoring, Documentation and Reporting

Project Signs

The sign guides below are available in both a PDF (from Illustrator and may be opened as vector art) and EPS (from Illustrator, down-saved to CS4) vector art file.

For more information, contact:

Justin Knudson