Community Development Block Grant Housing Rehabilitation Program
CSFA Number: 420-75-1633
Agency Name
Department Of Commerce And Economic Opportunity (420)
Agency Identification
24-3
Agency Contact
Wendy Bell
217-558-4200
wendy.bell@illinois.gov
Short Description
The program provides federal funding for a variety of community-based projects. Communities in non-metropolitan areas can apply for Housing Rehabilitation grant funding to support single family, owner-occupied housing rehabilitation projects in targeted community areas. Priority is given to projects that provide safe and sanitary living conditions for low-to-moderate income residents. Local governments may request grant funds to upgrade existing housing stock.
Subject Area
Human Services
Program Function
Community Development
Enabling Legislation
Housing and Community Development (HCD) Act of 1974; 20 ILCS 605/605-915; 20 ILCS 605/605-945; 20 ILCS 605/605-950
Objectives and Goals
Conservation and expansion of the State's housing stock in order to provide a decent home and a suitable living environment for persons of low-to-moderate income and the developmentally disabled.
Types of Assistance
Project Grants
Uses and Restrictions
Funds shall be used by the State in accordance with HUD requirements and the approved Consolidated/Action Plan.
Eligibility Requirements
Units of local government that do not receive direct Entitlement CDBG funding may apply for State CDBG funding. Applicants must meet a national objective of benefiting low-to-moderate income (LMI) persons.
Eligible Applicants
Government Organizations;
Application and Award Processing
Applications for Housing Rehabilitation grants are available through a competitive process held annually after HUD's allocation has been determined.
Assistance Consideration
Application submissions are competitively evaluated based on the criteria contained in the annual Guidebook available on the Department's website.
Post Assistance Requirements
Quarterly reports are submitted to track fiscal spending and project completion. Monitoring visits are conducted as needed based on an established risk analysis.
Regulations, Guidelines, Literature
Community Development Block Grants are covered by 2 CFR.570
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2019 : $6,500,000
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDAward RangeApplication Range
Details2018 24-3 CDBG Housing Rehabilitation Program$0 - $50000009/21/2018 - 11/02/2018 : 5:00 PM
Details2019 24-3 CDBG Housing Rehabilitation Program$250000 - $50000004/01/2019 - 08/29/2019 : 5:00 pn
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
12-243019City of Charleston06/01/201905/31/2021499,941
18-243004City of Martinsville06/01/201905/31/2021499,356
18-243009City of Windsor05/01/201904/30/2021498,654
17-243008City of Newton02/01/201901/31/2021495,253
12-243022City of Havana05/01/201904/30/2021488,020