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Materials Posted: CDBG-DR and CDBG-MIT Webinar Series – Spring 2020

June 01, 2020 Print ShareThis

The Office of Block Grant Assistance (OBGA) Disaster Recovery and Special Issues Division (DRSI) hosted a webinar series for Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) an Community Development Block Grant-Mitigation (CDBG-MIT) grantees to provide an introduction to each program.

  • The CDBG-DR webinars educated CDBG-DR grantees on how to successfully and compliantly implement their programs. A basic overview of the requirements and key topics listed in the chart below were covered.

    This webinar series was intended for new CDBG-DR grantees: FY 2018 and 2019 grantees that received their first allocation of CDBG-DR grant funding or those who received additional funding for the first time since FY 2017. As space permitted, partners such as subrecipients and developers, as well as more seasoned CDBG-DR grantee staff, may have attended.

  • The CDBG-MIT webinars provided CDBG-MIT grantees with information on best practices for transformative mitigation projects. A detailed review of the requirements and key topics listed in the chart below were covered.

    This webinar series was intended for CDBG-MIT grantees. As space permits, partners such as subrecipients and developers may have attended.


CDBG-DR Webinar Schedule

Webinar Title Date and Time Registration Link
Effective Disaster Mitigation Projects May 14, 2020 Get Credit
Lead Safe Housing in Disaster Recovery Housing Programs June 1, 2020 Get Credit
CDBG-DR Key Concepts June 8, 2020 Get Credit
Program Launch: Action Plan to Project Implementation June 15, 2020 Get Credit

Training Point of Contact

CDBG-DR Webinar Registrar | trainings@hudexchange.info


CDBG-MIT Webinar Schedule

Webinar Title Date and Time Registration Link
DOE Best Practices for Energy Efficiency, Energy Storage, and Renewables May 21, 2020 Get Credit
Coordination Between HUD CDBG-MIT/CDBG-DR and FEMA Mitigation June 4, 2020 Get Credit
Using ASCE-24 Elevation Standards for CDBG-MIT Elevation Requirements June 11, 2020 Get Credit
Building Energy Efficiency: Bolster Affordability and Resilience in Action Plans June 18, 2020 Get Credit
FHEO Requirements on CDBG-MIT Action Plans June 22, 2020 Get Credit
DOE Resources for Resilience of Critical Electric Infrastructure June 25, 2020 Get Credit

Training Point of Contact

DRSI Policy Unit | DRSIPolicyUnit@hud.gov


Additional Information and Resources

Visit the CDBG-DR and CDBG-MIT pages on the HUD Exchange for additional trainings and resources.

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