Date Published: August 2016Print ShareThis
The Notice announcing the 30-day public comment period under the Paperwork Reduction Act, for the proposed Assessment Tool for Local Governments was published on August 23, 2016 in the Federal Register. This Notice is part of the process to renew the approval of the Assessment Tool for Local Governments, which was published on December 31, 2015.
This Assessment Tool is for use by local governments that receive Community Development Block Grants (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME), Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG), or Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) formula funding from HUD when conducting and submitting their own Assessment of Fair Housing (AFH). The Local Government Assessment Tool is also available for use for AFHs conducted by joint and regional collaborations between: (1) such local governments; (2) one or more such local governments with one or more public housing agency (PHA) partners; and (3) other collaborations in which such a local government is designated as the lead for the collaboration.