HUD Grant Programs
The Community Development Division Administers five federally funded grant programs through the US Department of Housing and Urban Development. As applicable, the Division will post Notices of Funding Availability (NOFA) for each program and application requirements and documentation.
Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)
The following documents are available for the CDBG PY2013 Round:
(CLICK ON TEXT BELOW FOR EACH DOCUMENT)
McHenry County 2010 Qualifying Low/Mod Income Areas by Census Block Group (effective for 2013 grant) Map
HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME)
HOME is the largest Federal block grant to State and local governments designed exclusively to create affordable housing for low-income households. HOME provides grants annually to States and communities like McHenry County that often partnership with local for profit and nonprofit groups to fund a wide range of activities that build, buy, and/or rehabilitate affordable housing for rent or homeownership or provide direct rental assistance to low-income people.
The HOME 2011-2012 NOFA is currently active and the application is listed on the Community Development Main Page
Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO) Certifications:
Please contact the Division for more information regarding McHenry County's CHDO Programming.
Potential CHDO organizations are required to complete a CHDO Certification Application. Previsiouly certified CHDO organizations are required to be certified in full every two (2) years, and may obtain a recertification valid for a contracted obligation during a two year certification period. Please click on the document below required:
CHDO Certification Application
CHDO Recertification Requirements
The above documents are effective July 18, 2011. Previous application materials will not be accepted unless the application is currently under review by the Division.
Continuum of Care (CoC)
There Contimuum of Care meets monthly to discuss and plan for the providing of necessarry services for the homeless of McHenry County.
Current CoC Documents (for review and meeting purposes:
Click on the text below for each document.
Outline of considerations
Membership Memorandum of Understanding
Income and Asset Policy:
Prairie State Legal Services-Policy for Review
*other policies to be distributed/reviewed at meeting
Previous Related Documents:
Proposed Policy for McHenry County
Sample Document (DuPage County Sample) for review
Sample Document (Kane County Sample) for review
Other CoC Documents:
Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP)
McHenry County administers the NSP grant through the Community Development Division. Contact the Division at 815-334-4546 or via e-mail at McHenryCountyNSPSales@co.mchenry.il.us for more information regarding the program and homes available for sale.