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Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program
Overview

Each year the City of Wauwatosa receives assistance from the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) in the form of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds. The primary objective of the CDBG program is the development of viable urban communities by providing opportunities for decent housing, a safe living environment, and expanded economic opportunities to, principally, low or moderate income persons. 


CDBG Application
If you or your organization is interested in receiving a community development block grant, you must submit a completed application to the Department of Community Development. 

The City is currently seeking applications for CDBG-eligible projects for the 2017 program year.  Please submit your complete application by 2 PM, Thursday, September 1, 2016 to the Development Department at City Hall or via e-mail to .

                            2017 CDBG Application  2017 Application Certification


Annual Plan & Performance Reports

The City completes an annual plan that identifies community needs and priorities and an annual performance report that evaluates program outcomes and accomplishments.  In addition, a long-range plan is completed every five years.  
2014 Performance Report        2015 Annual Plan        2014-2018 Consolidated Plan


Citizen Particpation Plan

The Department of Housing and Urban Development requires that municipalities receiving CBDG funds develop and follow a detailed plan which provides for and encourages citizen participation and emphasizes participation by persons of low/moderate income, blighted areas, and areas in which the City proposes to use CDBG funds.  For more detailed information, please review the 2015 Citizen Participation Plan.


Contact
For more information regarding the CDBG Program, please contact the Planning & Zoning Division at (414) 479-3522.

CDBG Links
Department of Housing & Urban Development
The CDBG program provides communities with resources to address a wide range of unique community development needs and is administered by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).  For more information and eligibility requirements, contact HUD.
 
Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council
The purpose of the Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council (MMFHC) is to promote fair housing throughout the state by guaranteeing all people equal access to housing opportunities and by creating and maintaining racially and economically integrated housing patterns.  For more information or to find out how to file a possible housing discrimination complaint, contact MMFHC



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