HUD Publishes Notice CPD 17-03: Instructions for Urban County Qualification for Participation in the CDBG Program for FYs 2018-2020
The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has published a notice that establishes requirements, procedures and deadlines to be followed in the urban county qualification process for participation in the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program for fiscal year 2018-2020.
This document provides guidance for counties wishing to qualify or requalify for entitlement status as urban counties, as well as for existing urban counties that wish to include previously nonparticipating communities. Information concerning specific considerations and responsibilities for urban counties is also provided. HUD Field Offices and urban counties are expected to adhere to the deadlines in this Notice.