For our CDBG programs, the state sub-grants funds to local municipalities that then contract with businesses to complete the necessary project work. Who (the state, the local municipalities, or the individual business) is responsible for employment/training?
Date Published: September 2021
The responsibility ultimately falls on the funding recipient to ensure that the requirements of the regulation are met. The subrecipient, contractors, and subcontractors would likely be doing the actual hiring and training. See 24 CFR § 75.27(b).