Community Development Block Grant

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program 

Overview

The City of Crestview receives funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program. The City is considered an “entitlement community” with a prescribed formula for funding developed by HUD using select City demographic information.  This City receives this funding each year from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to allocate to community projects that support:

  • Decent Housing
  • Suitable Living Environment
  • Economic Opportunities

Announcements

The CDBG Citizen Participation Plan is available for review and public comments.

  • The City of Crestview has prepared the Draft Citizen Participation Plan for programs covered under the Consolidated Plan as required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The Citizen Participation Plan is designed to facilitate two-way communication between the City and its residents on matters pertaining to the use of Federal Grant funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). 
  • The draft plan will be available for review and comment for a thirty (30) day period beginning May 8, 2020. City Council will consider the proposed Community Development Block Grant Citizen Participation Plan at their regularly scheduled meeting on June 8th, 2020 at 6:00 PM in the City Council chambers, located at City Hall, 198 N Wilson Street, Crestview FL.
  • For additional information, or to officially comment on the plan, please contact CDBG@cityofcrestview.org or call 850-689-1618. Comments can also be sent in writing to: Community Development Services Department, City of Crestview, 198 North Wilson Street, Crestview, FL 32536