Develop Louisville is charged with compliance and monitoring of U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) entitlement grant funds, including the development of the five-year Consolidated Plan, annual Action Plan, Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) and many other regulatory issues pertaining to grant funding for Metro Louisville programs and external agencies.
Questions concerning these compliance plans can be directed to Michelle Rodgers. She can be reached at (502) 574-4608 or via email.
Proposed Use of CDBG CARES Act COVID-19 Response Funding
TO: All Interested Agencies, Groups and Individuals
DATE: September 29, 2020
RE: Third Proposed Amendment to the 2019 Annual Action Plan for HUD Entitlement Funds to Incorporate Emergency Solutions Grant CARES Act funding for COVID-19 Relief Programming
This is a Draft of Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Government’s third proposed amendment to the 2019 Annual Action Plan. This amendment proposes new projects to be undertaken with federal entitlement funds received through the Coronavirus Aid, Relied and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). Specifically, this Amendment addresses projects to be undertaken with CDBG funding as announced on September 11, 2020.
To view the proposed amendment, CLICK HERE.
There will be a 5-day public comment period on this amendment, beginning Tuesday, September 29, 2020. Comments must be received no later than Monday, October 5, 2020 may be emailed to Michelle Rodgers here or submitted to:
ATTN: Michelle Rodgers
444 South 5th Street, Fifth Floor
Louisville, KY 40202
In addition, a virtual public meeting will be held on Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 2 p.m. to discuss the proposed amendment and receive citizen comment. To access this virtual public meeting:
- Join via WebEx Online
- Call in: +1-415-655-0001
- Access Code: 172-079-5665
- Web Access: Click Here
- Meeting Password: 4qtPjTpdH97
- Join via Develop Louisville Facebook Live stream
Other CARES Act – COVID 19 Relief Projects
May 2020 Amendment to the 2019 Action Plan – CARES Act
On April 2, 2020, CARES Act allocations for CDBG, ESG, and HOPWA entitlement fund programs were released by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. On May 21, 2020, the 2019 Action Plan was amended to include several projects to be undertaken through this first tranche of CARES Act funding. These projects, supported by CDBG, ESG, and HOPWA funding, will prevent, prepare for, and respond to COVID-19.
To read the final version of this first Amendment, including details of all projects, CLICK HERE.
CARES Act – COVID 19 Relief Projects
On May 21, 2020, the 2019 Action Plan was amended to include several projects to be undertaken through the CARES Act. These projects, supported by CDBG, ESG, and HOPWA funding, will prevent, prepare for, and respond to COVID-19.
To read the final version of the Amendment, including details of all projects, CLICK HERE.
Current Consolidated Plan and Annual Action Plan
The Consolidated Plan is Louisville Metro’s five-year strategic plan for the use of HUD entitlement funds (HOME, CDBG, ESG, and HOPWA). Additionally, Louisville Metro prepares an annual Action Plan, which outlines specific projects Metro plans to undertake during the year and includes a detailed budget.
Consolidated Plan (July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2025)
Program Year 2020 Action Plan (July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021)
The Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report (CAPER) details Louisville Metro Government's use of HUD entitlement funds (CDBG, HOME, HOPWA, and ESG) during the fiscal year.