Availability of Community Development Block Grant Funds for Grant Year 2017-18
The City of McKinney is the recipient of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds used to address a range of housing and community development activities. The city anticipates receiving its 2017-2018 allocation from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for use effective October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018. Eligible organizations are encouraged to apply for funding. Funds must be used to benefit McKinney residents and meet at least one CDBG national objective: 1) benefit to low and moderate income persons; 2) eliminate slum and blight; or 3) address an urgent need. Projects and activities must also meet eligibility requirements as defined by HUD and the city’s Consolidated Plan.
The pre-application meeting will be held Thursday, March 16, 2017, 10 a.m. - 12 Noon at City Council Chambers, McKinney City Hall, 222 North Tennessee Street, McKinney, TX 75069. Attendees will learn about funding and application requirements for submission. The application portal will be available after March 16.
Accommodations and modifications for people with disabilities are available upon request. Requests should be made as far in advance as possible, but no less than 48 hours prior to the meeting. Call 972-547-2694 or email the ADA Coordinator with questions or for accommodations. In accordance with the requirements of Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the City of McKinney will not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities on the basis of disability in the city's services, programs, or activities.