The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Advisory Committee assists in the assessment of projects presented for annual funding consideration. This is a seven-member committee that includes members of the community with a knowledge of and interest in redevelopment with low- and moderate-income areas, downtown capital improvements, housing, and homeless and disability needs.
Recommends polices, goals, and objectives of the CDBG program, after consultation with the Mayor, to be approved by the City Council;
Evaluates performance of the funded activities and, at the discretion of the Committee, makes recommendations to the Mayor and City Council regarding future activities
Recommends to the Mayor and City Council a budget for funding based upon City policies, goals, objectives, financial needs and commitments and community needs assessments;
Conducts program reviews, solicit, and receive written comments from the public, and conducts public hearings; and;
Attends all scheduled meetings (approximately 4-6 per year)