Gwinnett County Community Development Program – Proposed Amended Action Plans 2014, 2016, & 2018
Gwinnett County publishes for public comment its Proposed Amended Action Plans 2014, 2016, & 2018, which will be considered for approval by the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners on July 16, 2019. Gwinnett County is proposing amendments to its Action Plans 2014, 2016 & 2018 to recapture funding from CDBG projects that have remaining balances and reprogram to other CDBG projects requiring additional funding.
A Public Hearing will be held to receive citizen input for the Proposed Amended Action Plans 2014, 2016, & 2018 at the Gwinnett County Community Development Office located at One Justice Square; 446 West Crogan Street Suite 275; Conference Room in Lawrenceville, GA 30046 on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 10:00 AM.
The public comment period for the documents referenced above is June 14, 2019 – July 14, 2019. A summary of all comments received during the public comment period will be provided to the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners before their action on July 16, 2019.
Written comments on the Proposed Amended Action Plans 2014, 2016, & 2018 must be received by 5:00 pm on July 14, 2019 at:
Gwinnett County Community Development Program
One Justice Square, 446 West Crogan Street, Suite 275, Lawrenceville, GA 30046-2439
Telephone 678-518-6008; Fax 678-518-6071; Email CDBGHUDPlanning@gwinnettcounty.com
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HUD Grants FFY 2020
The Community Development Program is administered by W. Frank Newton, Inc., a program management firm for Gwinnett County.
The FFY 2020 Grant Program ended on April 3, 2019.
Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG)
Click here to view a 2014 report summarizing the successful 28-year history of Gwinnett County's CDBG Program.
HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME)
|The HOME Program, created through the National Affordable Housing Act of 1990, provides grant funds to help create and preserve affordable housing for low- and moderate-income households. |
Funding is awarded by the County to nonprofit and government organizations to create and preserve affordable housing for low- and moderate-income households.
Funds may be used to construct, reconstruct, and rehabilitate single-family and multi-family housing. Down payment assistance is also available to qualifying low- and moderate-income first-time homebuyers.
Emergency Solutions Grants Program (ESG)
Recent CDBG/HOME/ESG Grant Awards
Consolidated Plan and Annual Action Plans
Gwinnett County prepares a new Consolidated Plan every five years that identifies housing, community development, and homeless needs. The plan also establishes measurable goals, priority objectives and strategies to address these identified needs, and contains the County’s proposed investments of HUD Grant funds to address these needs. Funding awarded to Gwinnett County by HUD is utilized to carry out the activities needed to meet the annual goals, objectives, and performance measures proposed in the Consolidated Plan. The current five-year Consolidated Plan and the most recent Annual Action Plans are available for download.
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Action Plan 2018
Action Plan 2017
Action Plan 2016
Consolidated Plan 2015-2019 and Action Plan 2015
Consolidated Plan 2010 – 2014 (A part of the Gwinnett County 2030 Unified Plan)
Action Plan 2014
Action Plan 2013
Action Plan 2012
Action Plan 2011
Action Plan 2010
Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER)
Each year HUD requires that Gwinnett County submit a report on its grant performance and accomplishments through the preparation and submission of the CAPER. The CAPER contains narratives, tables, and location maps for the activities carried out that year, and reports on the County's progress in addressing the goals, objectives, and performance measures established in the five-year Consolidated Plan and in that year's Annual Action Plan.
The CAPER is made available for public review and comment for a 15-day period prior to submission to HUD. At least one public hearing is held by the County during the 15-day public comment period. The CAPER contains all public comments received during the program year on which the CAPER is reporting.
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Program Administration Contact
446 West Crogan Street, Suite 275
Lawrenceville, Georgia 30046
Telephone: 678) 518-6008
FAX: (678) 518-6071
Frequently Asked Questions
Other Related Resources
Citizen Participation Plan 2015-2019
CDBG Program Desk Guide
HOME Program Guide
Consolidated Plan (24 CFR 91)
Community Development Block Grant Program (24 CFR 570)
HOME Program (24 CFR 92)
Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (2 CFR 200)