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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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PUBLIC REVIEW NOTICES AND UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

PUBLIC REVIEW NOTICES

PY 2018 CDBG, HOME, AND ESG RECOMMENDATIONS AND PY2018 ANNUAL ACTION PLAN
A Public Review Meeting will be held at 10:00 am on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at the Cobb County Board of Commissioners Room located at 100 Cherokee Street, Marietta, Georgia 30060 to receive comments on the proposed budget of Cobb County’s Program Year 2018 CDBG, HOME, and ESG allocations from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the PY2018 Annual Action Plan. Funding received through these programs is allocated to various activities that serve the needs of low and moderate-income persons of Cobb County.  Please direct all comments/inquiries to: Cobb County CDBG Program Office, 192 Anderson Street, Suite 150, Marietta, GA 30060; Telephone: 770-528-1455; Fax: 770-528-1466; E-mail: info@cobbcountycdbg.com

PY2018 CDBG, HOME, AND ESG 70% FUNDING RECOMMENDATIONS
PY2018 ANNUAL ACTION PLAN DRAFT


CDBG REALLOCATION OF UNSPENT FUNDS
A Public Review Meeting will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at the Cobb County CDBG Program Office located at 192 Anderson Street, Suite 150, Marietta, GA
 30060 to receive comments on the reallocation of unexpended PY2015 and PY2016 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program funds.  A 30-day Public Comment period commenced Thursday, July 27, 2017 and concludes on Thursday, September 7, 2017. Please direct all comments/inquiries to: Cobb County CDBG Program Office, 192 Anderson Street, Suite 150, Marietta, GA 30060; Telephone: 770-528-1455; Fax: 770-528-1466; E-mail: 
info@cobbcountycdbg.com
Click the link below for the full publication notice.
Proposed Amendment - Cobb County Program Year 2015 and 2016 Annual Action Plans

FY 2017 JAG FUNDING RECOMMENDATIONS
A Public Review Meeting will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 7, 2017 at the Cobb County CDBG Program Office Conference Room located at 192 Anderson Street, Suite 150, Marietta, Georgia, to receive comments on the recommendations for FY2017 JAG funding.  A 30-day Public Comment period begins Tuesday, August 8, 2017 and ends at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, September 11, 2017. Please direct all comments/inquiries to: Cobb County CDBG Program Office, 192 Anderson Street, Suite 150, Marietta, GA 30060. Telephone: 770-528-1455; Fax: 770-528-1466; E-mail: info@cobbcountycdbg.com.
JAG FY2017 Proposed Funding


UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

The Cobb County CDBG Program Office is currently seeking licensed and insured general contractors and housing rehabilitation inspectors to provide housing related services. Please join us for a new vendor workshop:  September 12, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.  Click the link below for registration information.
Contractor/Inspector Workshop 2017

The Cobb County CDBG Program Office will be hosting 2019 Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Application Workshops.  Click the link below for information regarding upcoming 2019 CSBG Application Workshops.
Community Services Block Grant Application Workshops

The Cobb County CDBG Program will be hosting 2019 Grant Informational Worksho ps for non-profit organizations seeking grant funding through Federal and State grant programs.  Click the link below for information regarding upcoming PY2019 Grant Information al Workshops.
PY2019 Grant Informational Workshops (NEW date for South Cobb Location)

PY2017 Annual Action Plan

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.
PY2017 Annual Action Plan