Agenda Item # 2
Columbus Consolidated Government
May 27, 2014
Agenda Report # 122
Mayor and Council
FY 2015 Annual Action Plan
Approval is requested for the filing of the FY 2015 Annual Action Plan and applications for Entitlement funding for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnership (HOME).
The Annual Action Plan is a document required by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) illustrating to HUD and the citizens of Columbus, Georgia how our Entitlement funds will be expended during FY 2015. The Annual Action Plan is an annual update of the City’s 5-year Consolidated Plan for the years 2012 - 2016.
A resolution is needed to authorize the filing of the Annual Action Plan and the applications for programs administered by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
Projected Annual Fiscal Impact Statement
: The filing of the Annual Action Plan is required in order to obtain the Entitlement funding (CDBG, HOME) for FY 2015.
The sources of federal funding and programs are the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) $1,341,715 and the HOME Investment Partnership (HOME) $691,389. All of the proposed activities being funded for FY 2015 are funded based on the actual funds received for the CDBG and HOME programs in FY 2015.
Council must approve the Application for funding.
Approve a Resolution authorizing the filing of the FY 2015 Annual Action Plan and applications requesting Entitlement funding from the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnership (HOME).
Annual Action Plan Final for FY2015.docx
A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE FILING OF THE ANNUAL ACTION PLAN AND APPLICATIONS REQUESTING ENTITLEMENT FUNDING FOR THE COMMUNITY BLOCK GRANT (CDBG) AND HOME INVESTMENT PARTNERSHIP (HOME).
the Consolidated Government of Columbus, Georgia wishes to come into compliance with Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended and the National Affordable Housing Act of 1990 as amended; and,
the Annual Action Plan Update (Budget) for the Consolidated Government of Columbus, Georgia has been developed as prescribed by the Federal Regulations of the Department of Housing and Urban Development; and,
, the Consolidated Government of Columbus, Georgia wishes to apply for federal funds and programs administered by the Department of Housing and Urban Development; and,
, the sources of federal funding and programs are the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG) and the HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME).
NOW, THEREFORE, THE COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA, HEREBY RESOLVES AS FOLLOWS:
That the FY 2015 Annual Action Plan (Update) and Applications for Federal Assistance are hereby approved for filing with the Department of Housing and Urban Development and further authorizes the City Manager and/or his designee to execute all contracts, agreements and understandings related to the 5-Year Consolidated Plan and Annual Action Plan (Update).
Introduced at a regular meeting of the Council of Columbus, Georgia, held the
, 2014 and adopted at said meeting by the affirmative vote of
members of said Council.
Councilor Allen voting __________.
Councilor Baker voting __________.
Councilor Barnes voting __________.
Councilor Davis voting __________.
Councilor Henderson voting __________.
Councilor Huff voting __________.
Councilor McDaniel voting __________.
Councilor Thomas voting __________.
Councilor Turner Pugh voting __________.
Councilor Woodson voting __________.
Tiny B. Washington, Clerk of Council Teresa Pike Tomlinson, Mayor