Cobb County Government

Since 1982, Cobb County has qualified to receive Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds from the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development [HUD]. The primary objective of the CDBG Program is to help develop viable urban communities, principally for low and moderate income persons, by providing decent housing, a suitable living environment, and expanded economic opportunities.





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A Public Review Meeting will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at the Cobb County Board of Commissioners Meeting Room located at 100 Cherokee Street, Marietta, Georgia to receive comments on the recommended final allocations for Cobb County’s Program Year (PY) 2018 CDBG, HOME, and ESG funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Funding received through these programs is allocated to various activities that serve the needs of low and moderate income persons of Cobb County.

Click the pdf link below to view the Public Notice regarding Program Year 2018 CDBG, HOME and ESG Recommended Final Allocations.

Recommended Final Allocation for PY2018 CDBG, HOME and ESG

PY2018 Annual Action Plan (Draft)

Cobb County is an entitlement community eligible to receive direct assistance under the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program. Cobb County is also a participating jurisdiction under the HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) and a formula grantee under the Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG). The County’s CDBG Program Office is responsible for the development and administration of the Consolidated Plan and Annual Action Plan.

PY 2018 Annual Action Plan Draft