What can CDBG funds be used for?
Proposed activities under the CDBG Program must meet one of the following national objectives:

1. Principally benefit low- and moderate-income persons or families

2. Aid in the prevention or elimination of slum or blight

3. Urgent need (serious threat to community health or welfare).

Activities that are eligible to be funded under 24 CFR part 570.200-207 range from:

1. Real Property Acquisition
2. Public Facilities and Improvements
3. Public Services
4. Housing Rehabilitation
5. Removal of Architectural Barriers
6. Special Economic Development Activities
7. Historic Preservation
8. Community Development Planning.
CDBG funds may not be used by the County for new housing construction unless carried out by a Community Based Development Organization (CBDO).

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