At the end of every federal funding program year, the City of Norfolk is required to prepare a Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) to provide information to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The City of Norfolk’s fiscal year beginning July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015. The CAPER reports information on the performance and outcomes of federally funded programs and projects, and enables HUD and city officials and the public to evaluate the city’s performance and determine whether the activities undertaken during the fiscal year helped to meet the city’s goals addressed in the Five-Year Consolidated Plan for FY 2012 through FY 2016 and the city’s FY 2015 Annual Action Plan. The CAPER will be submitted to HUD on approximately September 25, 2015 after the 15-day comment period that began on Thursday, September 10, 2015 through September 25, 2015. A summary of comment received during the 15-day comment period will be provided in the HUD submission document.
The HUD Entitlement unit administers four federal entitlement community grant programs provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development including: