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Materials Posted: Consolidated Plan and Action Plan Best Practices Webinar

July 10, 2019 Print ShareThis

Update: Materials are now posted on the 2019 Best Practices for the Consolidated Plan and Action Plan in the eCon Planning Suite training page.

The Office of Community Planning and Development (CPD) held a Question and Answer (Q&A) webinar for all State and Entitlement grantees on best practices for successful set up of new Consolidated Plans and Annual Action Plans (AAPs) in the eCon Planning Suite. This webinar reviewed the process, timing, and steps required to complete amendments.

The webinar provided an overview of new features and elements incorporated into the consolidated planning process and included the following topics:

  • Opportunity Zones
  • Broadband
  • Disaster Resiliency
  • Data Updates and Tools
  • Envision Centers

Training Objectives

In this webinar, attendees learned:

  • Best practices for setting up the Consolidated Plan and the AAP
  • How to incorporate new program requirements into their plans

Who Should Attend?

This webinar was relevant for anyone who is preparing a new Consolidated Plan or had questions on how to set up a new AAP. The Q&A provided valuable opportunities to learn how to properly set up Consolidated Plans and AAPs in the eCon Planning Suite and troubleshoot issues.

Schedule and Registration

Training Point of Contact

Helena Onyemelukwe-Waziri | 240-582-3626 |

For more information and resources, visit the Consolidated Plan page on the HUD Exchange.

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