CDBG Plans & Reports

Community Development Block Grant

State of Iowa 
Consolidated Plan for Housing & Community Development 
DRAFT 2021 Annual Action Plan 
Notice of Availability 

The Iowa Economic Development Authority and the Iowa Finance Authority announces the availability of a draft of the 2021 Action Plan for the Consolidated Plan for Housing and Community Development as of October 13, 2020.? The report details the housing and community development plans for the 2021 program year with funds provided to the State of Iowa by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The programs covered include: Community Development Block Grant Non-entitlement (CDBG) Program, HOME Investment Partnership Act, Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA), Federal Housing Trust Fund (HTF) and the Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) Program.
 
The public is encouraged to comment through 4:30 p.m. November 12, 2020. The report may be obtained via the Internet at https://www.iowaeda.com/cdbg/plans-reports/ or by calling (515.348.6206).  Comments can be sent to: Leslie Leager, IEDA, 1963 Bell Ave, Suite 200, Des Moines, IA? 50315 or by e-mail at leslie.leager@iowaeda.com.

In addition, a virtual public hearing will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on November 4, 2020 access information is 515-348-6300, Conference ID: 490 700 447# 
 
2021 Annual Action Plan DRAFT:  [PDF: 697k]
Federal Housing Trust Fund (HTF) Allocation Plan   [PDF: 274k]


State of Iowa
Consolidated Plan for Housing & Community Development
Substantial Amendment to the 2019 Annual Action Plan to Incorporate additional COVID-19 Funds into the ESG-CV and CDBG-CV programs
Notice of Availability


The Iowa Economic Development Authority and the Iowa Finance Authority announces the availability of the Substantial Amendment to the 2019 Annual Action Plan as of September 24, 2020.  The amendment is to Incorporate additional allocations of COVID-19 Community Development Block Grant Funds (CDBG-CV), COVID-19 Emergency Solutions Grant Funds (ESG-CV).  The Substantial amendment to the 2019 Annual Action Plan adds as an additional resource the $7,221,303 that was awarded in September 2020 to bring the total CDBG-CV allocation to $31,367,906.   It also adds as an additional resource the $11,318,794 that was awarded in June 2020 to bring the total ESG-CV allocation to $20,893,742.  The CDBG-CV and ESG-CV funds were provided through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act and distributed through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). 

The public is encouraged to review the amendment and comment through 4:30 p.m. on October 1, 2020. Comments can be sent to: Leslie Leager, IEDA by e-mail at leslie.leager@iowaeda.com.

In addition, a virtual public hearing will be held for CDBG-CV only starting at 2:00 on September 28, 2020. The call-in number for the virtual public hearing is 515.348.6300, Conference ID: 548 292 813#.

September Substantial Amendment: [PDF: 770k]
State of Iowa
Consolidated Plan for Housing & Community Development

Substantial Amendment to the 2019 Annual Action Plan to Incorporate CDBG, HOPWA, ESG COVID-19 Funds and to reallocate HOME funds to respond to the Coronavirus
Amendment to the Citizen Participation Plan to incorporate CDBG-Covid-19 Funds


The Iowa Economic Development Authority and the Iowa Finance Authority have submitted to HUD the Substantial Amendment to the 2019 Annual Action Plan and an amendment to the Citizen Participation Plan as of June 1, 2020. The amendment is to Incorporate COVID-19 Community Development Block Grant Funds (CDBG-CV), COVID-19 Emergency Solutions Grant Funds (ESG-CV), COVID-19 Housing For Persons with AIDS (HOPWA-CV) and to reallocate HOME funds to respond to the Coronavirus. The Substantial amendment to the 2019 Annual Action Plan adds as an additional resource the $24,123,523 the state was awarded in supplemental CDBG funds (CDBG-CV) to respond to the Coronavirus. It also adds as an additional resource the $9,574,948 the state was awarded in supplemental ESG funds (ESG-CV) to respond to the Coronavirus. It also adds as an additional resource the $104,064 the state was awarded in supplemental HOPWA funds (HOPWA-CV) to respond to the Coronavirus. It also reallocates HOME funds to respond to the Coronavirus. The funds were provided through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act and distributed through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The Amendment to the Citizen Participation Plan incorporates the CDBG-CV fund into the document, provides a five day comment period, and the ability to hold virtual public hearings.
  • Amended Citizen Participation Plan:  [PDF: 843k]
  • Substantial Amendment to the 2019 Annual Action Plan:  [PDF: 743k]

State of Iowa
2019 Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR)
Draft Action Plan
Notice of Availability

The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) announces the availability of the Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery Action Plan.   The Additional Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief Act (P.L. 116-20) passed by congress allocated $96,741,000 to the state of Iowa for purpose of assisting in long-term recovery from the major flooding disaster that took place in the Spring of 2019.   The Action Plan details how the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) plans to expend the CDBG-DR allocation.

The public is encouraged to comment through 4:30 p.m. on Monday, June 1, 2020. The report may be obtained below and comments accepted by contacting: Ann Schmid, Disaster Recovery Team Leader, IEDA, 1963 Bell Ave, Des Moines, 50315 or by e-mail at ann.schmid@iowaeda.com or phone 515.348.6202.

In addition, a virtual public hearing will be held starting at 2:30 p.m. on May 20, 2020.  Please contact Ann Schmid at the email or phone number above to request a call in number.  The purpose of the public hearing will be to receive public comments on the plan.

Documents available for download:
Action Plan for Disaster Recovery Spring 2019 Flooding (DR-4421) [PDF: 2.4MB]


Consolidated Plan for Housing and Community Development
2019 Annual Performance Report

The Iowa Economic Development Authority and the Iowa Finance Authority announces the availability of the 2019 Annual Performance Report for Housing and Community Development.  The report details the housing and community development activities for the 2019 program year with funds provided to the state of Iowa by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).  The programs covered include:  Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnership Act, Federal Housing Trust Fund (HTF), Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG), and the Housing Opportunities of Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) program.


State of Iowa
2020 – 2024 Consolidated Plan for Housing & Community Development


The Iowa Economic Development Authority and the Iowa Finance Authority announces the availability of the 2020 – 2024 Consolidated Plan for Housing & Community Development, 2020 Annual Action plan, and the Citizen Participation Plan.  The report details the housing and community development plans for the 2020 – 2024 program years with funds provided to the State of Iowa by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The programs covered include: Community Development Block Grant Non-entitlement (CDBG) Program, Federal Housing Trust Fund (HTF), HOME Investment Partnership Act, Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) and the Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) Program. 

Documents available for download:
  • 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan and 2020 Annual Action Plan [PDF: 3.8MB]
  • Citizen Participation Plan [PDF: 335k]
  • State of Iowa Consolidated Plan Stakeholder Consultations - June 2019 [PDF: 14.7MB]

2019 Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing

Every five years, IEDA and the Iowa Finance Authority collaborate to prepare an Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing.   The state of Iowa is required by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), as a condition of receiving HUD funding, including CDBG and HOME funds.  This document identifies impediments to fair housing identified in Iowa and the state’s goals and strategies for addressing impediments.

Final [PDF: 4MB]
 

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