The Block Grant Division is part of the Neighborhood Improvement Department of the City of Gainesville. This office works with other City departments and community-based non-profit organizations to improve the quality of life for Gainesville's low- and moderate income residents and neighborhoods.
The Block Grant Division provides overall management, oversight, coordination, and monitoring and evaluation of the CDBG and HOME Programs to ensure compliance with national objectives, federal grant regulations and local plans and policies.
The objectives of the CDBG and HOME Programs are to develop a viable urban community by providing decent housing and a suitable living environment and expanding economic opportunities, principally for persons of low- and moderate income.
Improving Housing, Jobs and Services for the Neighborhoods of Gainesville
The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Programs... meeting needs at home, in the family, and throughout Gainesville's neighborhoods.
Funding Application Packet FY 2013-2014
CHDO Certification Application FY 2013-2014
The City of Gainesville Consolidated Plan 2008-2013
Consolidated Plan 2008-2013
Housing and Community Development Draft Annual Action Plan
Revised Proposed FY 2012-2013 Annual Action Plan
CONSOLIDATED PLAN FY 2013/2014/-2017-2018
Please click on the links below to view information about the Consolidated Plan FY 2013/2014-2017/2018.
Corrected Draft Consolidated Plan 7/9/2013
Draft Consolidated Plan
Public Notice 2
Public Notice 3
Public Notice 4 July 30, 2013
Housing Providers Meeting
City Departments Meeting
Social Services Meeting
Economic Development Meeting
March 14, 2013
March 28, 2013
031413 SE Community Meeting
031413 Housing Providers
031413 Economic Development
031813 City Departments
031813 NE Community Meeting
031813 Social Services