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CDBG-MIT Application Walk Through Webinar Recording 12/9/2020

CDBG Mitigation Funding
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded $26,961,000 in Community Development Block Grant Mitigation funds (CDBG-MIT) to the State of Georgia. DCA created a CDBG-MIT Infrastructure Program with this allocation for activities that mitigate against future disasters in the areas affected by Hurricane Irma as well as the 2017 January tornadoes in Southwest, Georgia.

Eligible Counties:
Berrien, Camden, Charlton, Chatham, Coffee, Cook, Crisp, Dougherty, Glynn, Liberty, McIntosh, Thomas, Turner, Wilcox, Worth

Most Impacted and Distressed Areas:
31520 (Glynn County), 31548 (Camden County) and 31701, 31705, 31707 (Dougherty County)

Revised MIT Infrastructure Timeline         

Date Description
11/30/2020 MIT Infrastructure Application Relaunch
12/09/2020 MIT Infrastructure Grant Application Webinar
02/10/2021 MIT Infrastructure Application Deadline



  • Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC) Meeting

    Pursuant to Federal Register Notice 84 FR 45838, after the approval of DCA’s Mitigation Action Plan, a Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC) has been established for increased transparency in the implementation of CDBG–MIT funds. The purpose of this committee is to provide on-going public input into mitigation activities, to continuously inform the mitigation program, assist with program refinement and solicit and respond to public comment on mitigation activities. The 1st CAC meeting will be held virtually on Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 1pm.   To access the meeting please see the information below:

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