In cases where the work is being contributed in-kind, or paid for from another source and CDBG funds are only paying for materials, does Davis-Bacon still apply?
Date Published: May 2015
Bona-fide volunteers are excluded from Davis-Bacon requirements under CDBG (and other HUD programs). HUD Regulations at 24 CFR Part 70 provide definitions and additional guidance concerning the use of volunteers. Generally, volunteers are defined as individuals who:
For any youth performing construction work, you should ensure the work is supervised by a general contractor and that appropriate insurance coverage is provided.