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Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)
The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) is a federally funded, formula-based grant that is allocated by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to cities with populations greater than 50,000. Its purpose is to address the housing and community development needs in low-income communities through three national objectives:
  • Benefiting low-to-moderate income persons
  • Eliminating, or preventing, slum or blight
  • Meeting an urgent need

Annual Action Plan
The city completes an Annual Action Plan, which determines the programs and activities to be executed each year under the Housing and Community Development Consolidated Plan. The Annual Action Plan is also the foundation for assessing the city’s performance of the CDBG program in the CAPER report.

2014-2015 Annual Action Plan
The City of Allen seeks input for the 2014 - 2015 Annual Action Plan for community development needs. The Annual Action Plan reflects activities to be accomplished using funds from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development through the Community Development Block Grant program for the fiscal year October 1, 2013 – September 30, 2014. 

2010-2014 Consolidated Plan Executive Summary
Find out more about the CDBG consolidated plan by accessing the Executive Summary or entire plan here. For additional information or comments about the plans, please contact Lee Battle, Assistant Director.

2013-2014 Comprehensive Annual Performance and Evaluation Report
A draft version of the city annual report on CDBG activities is available here. Please address any question to the Community Integrity Planner at 214.509.4164.

Questions and Comments
Please address all questions and comments to:
City of Allen 
Community Development Department
ATTN CDBG Administrator
305 Century Parkway
Allen, TX 75013
Phone: 214.509.4164

Contact Information
Community Development Department
Staff Directory
Allen City Hall
305 Century Parkway
Allen, Texas 75013

Phone: 214.509.4160
Fax: 214.509.4179

Mon - Fri - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sat and Sun Closed

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