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CDBG 2015 Applicants' Workshop was December 3 - 5, 2014, Macon Georgia

Through the Applicants' Workshop, DCA informs local government officials and other interested parties of the procedures to be used in preparing CDBG applications. The workshop provides an opportunity to learn the details involved in putting together a competitive application, to ask questions, and to share information.
The application deadline date is April 1, 2015.

Applicants' Workshop

Workshop Memorandum

Draft Workshop Agenda

CDBG Applicants' Manual and Application Forms

Applicants' Manual (2015)

Application Forms (2015)

Revitalization Area Strategies (RAS) Manual and Forms


Workshop Presentations for 2015 Applications:

Note: All presentations are in MS PowerPoint format.

Intro to CDBG and Method of Distribution Overview

Public Meetings Regarding Method of Distribution

Compliance Lite

Introduction to Fair Housing

Fair Housing and Your CDBG Application

Forms 1-13

Gaining a Competitive Advantage

Methods of Documenting Need and Proposed Solutions

Public Facilities

Revitalization Area Strategy

Intro to Section 3

Neighborhood Revitalization

Economic Development

Redevelopment Fund

Tools for Redevelopment

Documenting the National Objective (Surveys)

New For 2015

Section 106 Historic Preservation

Lumpkin County Water Project Example

Coffee County Street and Drainage Example

Jessup Boys and Girls Club Example

Shellman Sewer Project Example


Email Regarding Water/Sewer Hookups and Procurement Practices (PDF)

Policy Memorandum on Water and Sewer Hookups for CDBG (PDF)


Contact Information

Email CDBG

Georgia Department of Community Affairs
60 Executive Park South, N.E.
Atlanta, Georgia 30329-2231

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