Community Development Block Grant
The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) is a federally funded grant program. CDBG funds are awarded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to qualifying communities to carry out a wide range of community development activities directed toward neighborhood revitalization, economic development, and providing improved community facilities and services.
30-Day Public Comment Period for 2022 Action Plan
In accordance with the City of St. Cloud Citizen Participation Plan and the requirements of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), a 30-day public comment period, beginning August 25, 2022 and ending September 23, 2022, is being published to solicit public comment and questions regarding the addition of a projected 5-year average of annual program income. Comments can be emailed to email@example.com and will be addressed in the final version of the plan as submitted to HUD for approval. The CDBG activities proposed in the draft Action Plan are as follows:
St. Cloud HRA Single Family Homeowner Rehabilitation Loan Program - $303,770
Place of Hope Electrical Repairs - $150,000
Central Minnesota Habitat for Humanity Demolition of Blighted Home(s) - $85,000
Park Improvements in LMI Neighborhood (Central Park) - $70,000
Tri-CAP Homeless Connect - $5,000
Program Administration - $131,807
15-Day Public Comment Period for 2021 CAPER
In accordance with the City of St. Cloud Citizen Participation Plan and the requirements of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), a 15-day public comment period begins September 12, to comment on the draft CAPER. The CAPER describes the performance of CDBG activities funded during the 2021 Program Year. A public hearing will be held on Monday, September 26, 2022 at 6 p.m. in the City Council Chambers.
Comments may be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 3:15 p.m. on Monday, September 26.
- Annual Action Plans
- Consolidated Plan
- Citizen Participation Plan
- HOUSING NEEDS ANALYSIS
- FAIR HOUSING
Annual Action Plans
The City of St. Cloud is required to prepare an annual action plan to notify citizens and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) of the city's intended actions to occur during that specific program year. The action plan identified the objectives the city hopes to achieve and outlines the activities the city will undertake to achieve those objectives.
PY2021 Annual Action Plan (Submitted to HUD) PY2020 Annual Action Plan
PY2019 Annual Action Plan
PY2018 Annual Action Plan
PY2017 Annual Action Plan
PY2016 Annual Action Plan
PY2015 Annual Action Plan
PY2014 Annual Action Plan
PY2013 Annual Action Plan (Revised 10/7/14)
PY2012 Annual Action Plan (Revised 10/7/14)
PY2011 Annual Action Plan
Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Reports
The City of St. Cloud is required to prepare an assessment of its accomplishments toward meeting the priority goals outlined in the 2010-2014 Consolidated Plan to citizens and HUD. This annual assessment is known as the Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER). The CAPER provides a review and evaluation of the City of St. Cloud’s progress toward meeting the annual goals and outcomes as outlined in the PY2010 Annual Action Plan and larger five year goals identified in the Consolidated Plan.
PY2019 CAPER draft submitted to HUD
PY2014 CAPER and PY2014 HUD Consolidated Plan End-of-Year Review
PY2013 CAPER and PY2013 HUD Consolidated Plan End-of-Year Review
PY2012 CAPER and PY2012 HUD Consolidated Plan End-of-Year Review
PY2011 CAPER and PY2011 HUD Consolidated Plan End-of-Year Review
PY2010 CAPER and PY2010 HUD Consolidated Plan End-of-Year Review
Citizen Participation Plan
The City of St. Cloud encourages citizen participation in all aspects of government and particularly through its CDBG program.
Housing Needs Analysis
In January 2013, the City of St. Cloud, in partnership with several community stakeholders, commissioned a housing assessment to enhance the understanding of housing and homeless issues throughout the community.
An update of this study was completed in 2019. The assessment is intended to quantify the supply and demand for the full range of the housing spectrum in St. Cloud.