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Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

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 Notices

Newspaper Ads

Public Notice   

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

PowerPoint Presentations

031413 SE Community Meeting

031413 Housing Providers

031413 Economic Development

031813 City Departments

031813 NE Community Meeting

031813 Social Services

Service Contact  
Thomas Center "B" - Room 236
PO Box 490, Box 22
Gainesville, FL
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