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HUD Publishes New CDBG IDIS FAQs

March 24, 2020

New CDBG IDIS FAQs are posted and address questions around public facility improvement activities and the CDBG Cash on Hand report.

CDBG Entitlement CDBG HUD Administered CDBG Insular Areas CDBG State IDIS

Register Now: The New Way to Amend Consolidated Plans and Annual Action Plans in the eCon Planning Suite Webinar - March 10, 2020 - 1:00 PM EDT

February 04, 2020

CPD is holding a webinar on the new process for amending Consolidated Plans and AAPs in the eCon Planning Suite.

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New CDBG Instructions for IDIS Cash on Hand Quarterly Report Now Available

January 09, 2020

The new IDIS Cash on Hand Quarterly Report will replace the SF-425 report, and the submission of the SF-425 report will be eliminated. This document provides guidance to CDBG grantees on reporting requirements for the Cash on Hand Quarterly Report.

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New HOPWA IDIS Field "Approximate Cost Incurred Date" Functionality

December 23, 2019

This follow-up announcement provides initial guidance on the purpose and use of this new data element.


HOPWA IDIS Update: Approximate Cost Incurred Date

December 16, 2019

The new Approximate Cost Incurred Date field has been added to the voucher screen for HOPWA and will go live later this month with the next IDIS release. It is intended to identify the approximate date activities took place for which costs were incurred, and for which the grantee is seeking reimbursement.


Attention ESG Recipients: Subrecipient Setup Requirements in IDIS for FY 2019 ESG Grants

October 16, 2019

ESG Program recipients are required to identify their subrecipient organizations and corresponding funding amounts in IDIS for each activity, including the administration activity (if applicable).


New IDIS FAQs Now Available

August 21, 2019

The new FAQs include topics related to the User Acceptance Testing (UAT) environment and grantee updates.

CDBG Entitlement CDBG HUD Administered CDBG Insular Areas CDBG State IDIS

Reminder: Register Today: CDBG Origin Year Expenditure Test Webinar – July 2019

July 29, 2019

OBGA is hosting a webinar to discuss the Origin Year Expenditure Test for the administrative and planning costs in the Entitlement CDBG program.

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Register Today: 2019 Best Practices for Setting Up and Completing the CAPER - July 30, 2019 - 1:00 PM EDT

July 08, 2019

This webinar covers the process, requirements, and best practices for setting up and completing the CAPER in the eCon Planning Suite, and allows participants to submit questions to HUD and TA providers.

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The Innovative Housing Showcase Comes to Washington, DC - June 1-5, 2019

May 21, 2019

The Innovative Housing Showcase is a free, five-day event featuring new building technologies and housing solutions.

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