This Division is responsible for administering US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) programs including the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), the Housing Investment Partnership (HOME) grant, Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP)
Community Development News
Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Mini Round Funding - Now Open
The McHenry County Community Development Division is soliciting public comments on changes to the method of allocation of approximately $250,000 in unspent/unallocated CDBG funding. The notice below details the proposed changes in limiting the scope of acceptable Concept Papers for Mini Round funding. Public comments regarding the changes are due no later than 9:00am CDT April 11, 2019.
Public Notice: Notice of Funding Availability and Amendment to Methodology of Allocation
In addition, the McHenry County Community Development Division is now accepting Concept Papers for Mini Round funding. Mini Round funding is estimated to be $250,000.00 in unspent/unallocated CDBG funding. Those interested in applying for funding should read the Pubic Notice above as well as the Concept Paper instructions found at the beginning of the Mini Round CDBG Concept Paper Packet below. All Mini Round Concept Papers are due to the McHenry County Community Development Division no later than 4:00 pm CDT April 3, 2019. Late submissions will not be accepted.
Mini Round Concept Paper Packet
The following documents are referenced at Question 16 and must be included with the Mini Round Concept Paper Packet submission: Financial Management Rider; Organization Capacity Statement; Performance Measures; Statement of Faith-Based Organizations; Subpart K Requirements; Super-Circular Audit Requirements
Updated McHenry County Citizen Participation Plan - click "here" to view
County Consolidated Plan - Activities and Progress
CDBG 2017 - Training and Orientation
Other Department Docs
- CDBG PROCEDURES AND OPERATIONS MANUAL
- McHenry County Construction & Rehab Standards
- Low Mod Area Map
- Low Mod Income Census Block Group Listing
- Homebuyer Underwriting Standards
Please Visit the "CD Planning Documents" page for the 2015-2019 Five Year Consolidated Plan, and for previous year's Annual Action Plans and CAPERs.