Public Notice: CDBG-DR Environmental Review

On or after August 18, 2022, DCA will submit a request to HUD for the release of Community Development Block Grant- Disaster Recovery (“CDBG-DR”) funds for the 2018 Homeowner Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Program, which is authorized by Federal Register Notice 85 FR 4681 (January 20, 2020). This Program will serve the following 20 counties: Baker, Calhoun, Clay, Crisp, Decatur, Dougherty, Early, Grady, Laurens, Lee, Miller, Mitchell, Randolph, Seminole, Sumter, Terrell, Thomas, Tift, Turner and Worth.
In order to comply with federal requirements, Tier I Environmental Reviews were conducted in the Most Impacted and Distressed (“MID”) counties, which are Decatur, Dougherty, and Seminole. The environmental review records and combined notices for each of the counties can be found below.
Prior to the submission of this request, any individual, group, or agency may submit written comments to DCA via the following mailing address and/or email address:
Georgia Department of Community Affairs
60 Executive Park South NE,
Atlanta, Georgia 30329
All comments received by August 18, 2022, will be taken into consideration by DCA prior to authorizing submission of a request for release of funds.