Community Development Block Grant
The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) is provided by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). These funds must be used primarily to benefit low- and moderate-income persons living in the City of Frisco.
Possible uses of funds include:
- Acquisitions or purchases of public facilities
- Rehabilitation of housing stock for low- and moderate-income homeowners
- Provision of services concerned with housing, employment, crime prevention, child care, health, drug abuse, education, fair housing, energy conservation, welfare, or recreation.
Up to 15% of the grant amount may be provided for public services.
For information on the application process, please see the Grants page.
The City of Frisco Community Development Division created the Consolidated Plan (2020-2024) and Annual Action Plan (2020-2021), presented to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in August 2020.
The City of Frisco received notification that it will be receiving Community Development Block Grant funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for $636,284 for the program year 2020. The City estimates an approximate $15,000 will be earned in program income.
The purpose of the Community Development Block Grant Program is to support and perform activities that primarily benefit low- and moderate-income persons and prevent or eliminate slums or blight. The total amount of Community Development Block Grant funds will be used for the program year 2020, from October 1, 2020, to September 30, 2021. Shown below are projects and funding for the 2020 program year.
Public Service Funding Recommendations – by law, the City of Frisco can only use up to 15% of its CDBG funding for public services.
|Frisco Family Services Center|
Funds will partially fund a Bilingual Social Worker's salary to support the FFSC BASIC program.
Funds will provide shelter and services to persons experiencing homelessness.
|Meals on Wheels|
Funds will provide home-delivered meals to the disabled and seniors.
Non-Public Services or Construction Funding Recommendations
|City of Frisco Housing Rehabilitation|
This program provides low-interest rehabilitation and reconstruction loans to low-moderate income owner-occupied households.
|City of Frisco Public Improvements and Infrastructure|
This program provides public facility and infrastructure activities to low- and moderate-income areas.
Administrative Costs – The City of Frisco will use up to 20% of its CDBG entitlement to offset the administrative costs of the CDBG program. Regulatory Citation: 24 CFR 570.206.
- 2020-24 Citizen Participation Plan
- 2020-24 Consolidated Plan and 2020-21 Annual Action Plan
- Annual Action Plan PY 2019
- Annual Action Plan PY 2018 (PDF)
- Annual Action Plan PY 2017 (PDF)
- Annual Action Plan PY 2016 (PDF)
- CAPER PY 2018 (PDF)
- CAPER PY 2017
- CAPER PY 2016 (PDF)
- CAPER PY 2015 (PDF)
- Consolidated Plan PY 2015 to 2019 (PDF)
- Subrecipient CDBG Policy (PDF)