Community Development Block Grant

The primary objective of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program is “the development of strong urban communities” accomplished “by providing decent housing and a suitable living environment, and expanding economic opportunities.” While the benefits of such activities can be derived by virtually any citizen of the City, either directly or indirectly, the focus of the program is “principally for low- and moderate-income persons.
2014-2018 Target Areas

CDBG Mahon Map

Mahon Target Area

North  - Cornell
West - Baylor
East - N Ave Q
South - Auburn

CDBG Parkway Cherry Point Map

Parkway Cherry Point Map

North - E Erskine
Northwest - E Municipal Dr.
South - Parkway Dr.

CDBG Dunbar map

Dunbar - Manhattan
North - E 24th St./Mahattan Dr.
West - Martin Luther King Blvd.
South - E 37th St.
East - Canyon Lake Dr.

The National Objectives:
  1. Benefit to low- and moderate-income families;
  2. Aid in the prevention or elimination of deteriorated neighborhoods, referred to as slum and blighted areas;
  3. Meet an urgent need.

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