In-Person Training

HUD sponsored

CDBG-DR Training - February 13-16, 2012

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February 16, 2012


Forth Worth, TX

HUD's Office of Block Grant Assistance, Disaster Recovery and Special Issues (DRSI) Division sponsored the CDBG Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) training in Fort Worth, Texas on February 13-16, 2012. The training included sessions on management of disaster recovery grants, risk analysis and monitoring, use of the Disaster Recovery Grant Reporting (DRGR) system, program requirements and regulations (i.e., Davis-Bacon Act, Fair Housing Act, Environmental Compliance, and Uniform Relocation Act).

More than 170 employees from new and existing Disaster Recovery grantees as well as HUD CPD Field Offices attended the training.

The presentation slides, participant list, and other reference materials are provided below for reference.

CDBG-DR Training Agenda

Monday - February 13, 2012


Presentation and Training Materials
(Presenter Affiliation in parentheses)

New Grantees: Framework of CDBG-DR

New Grantees: Needs Assessment, Timeliness, and Action Plan Development

Existing Grantees: Reassessing Needs and Performance Measures

Existing Grantees: Timeliness and the Art of Disbursement

Citizen Participation: Problems and Solutions

Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing and Certifying an Analysis of Impediments

Tuesday - February 14, 2012


Presentation and Training Materials

Financial Management

Duplication of Benefits: A review of theFederal RegisterNotice

Duplication of Benefits: Sample Issues

Disaster Recovery Grant Reporting (DRGR) System

The Uniform Relocation Act

Davis Bacon

Environmental Requirements

Wednesday - February 15, 2012


Presentation and Training Materials

Economic Development: Lessons Learned and Best Practices

Housing I: Lessons Learned and Best Practices for Multifamily Housing

Housing II: Single Family Rehabilitation and Buyouts

Infrastructure and Planning: Lessons Learned and Best Practices

OIG Audits

Grant Closeout

Common Challenges/Ineligible Activities


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Tags: CDBG Disaster Recovery Program Disaster Recovery Financial and Grants Management

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