Department of Housing and Urban Development August 7, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Allocations, Common Application, Waivers, and Alternative Requirements for Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery Grantees
Document Number: 2017-16411
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-08-07
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
This notice provides guidance on issues arising from Community Development Block Grant disaster recovery (CDBG-DR) funds. Specifically, this notice allocates additional funds for 2015 and 2016 disasters; establishes an allocation framework for disasters that occur in 2017 and later; provides waivers for previously funded National Disaster Resilience Competition grants and for grantees that received certain CDBG-DR funding; provides a waiver for Rebuild By Design activities; and establishes an alternative requirement that creates new national objective criteria for grantees undertaking CDBG-DR buyouts and housing incentives.