Consistent with the requirements of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the City of Norfolk will be developing both the five-year Consolidate/Strategic Plan for FY 2017 through FY 2022 and the FY 2017 Annual Action Plan. Both Plans focus on federal resources under the Community Development Block Grant Program, HOME Investment Partnership Program and the Emergency Solutions Grant Program. The Consolidated/Strategic Plan describes actives planned for coming five year period. The Annual Action Plan identifies activities that will be carried out during FY 2017. The approved Annual Action Plan will become effective July 1, 2016. The City of Norfolk anticipates distributing approximately $4.6 million in funds based on prior year allocations.
The following activities will be phased in over the coming five-year period:
The City of Norfolk’s Department of Neighborhood Development will hold a public input session on Monday, February 1, 2016 at 6:00 PM. The specific purpose of the Public Input Session is to gain input from residents on priority needs and proposed activities to be funded with the Fiscal Year 2017 HUD allocations. The public input session will be held in the City Council conference room located at the City Hall Building: 810 Union Street, 10th Floor, Norfolk, VA 23510.
The HUD Entitlement unit administers four federal entitlement community grant programs provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development including: