A hurricane caused a great deal of damage in our community but not enough to receive a Presidential declaration. Can I still consider this an urgent need?
Date Published: May 2015
Code enforcement may meet the urgent need national objective if the grantee is able to certify the following:
For states, the unit of general local government must certify the requirements above and the state must make the final determination of eligibility under the urgent need national objective.
If CDBG-Disaster Recovery funds are used, contact your Field Office for further direction. The requirements to document urgent need may differ and may depend on the requirements that apply to the specific appropriation of disaster recovery funds involved.