Federal Grant Programs

The City of Trenton receives 3 entitlement grants each year from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. They are the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program, the Home Investment Partnership and the Emergency Solutions Grant.

This page is intended to provide the public with information regarding the planning and implementation of the programs and to provide opportunities to become involved and offer their feedback on how funds are allocated. If you would like to receive updates on the programs as well as be notified of opportunities for citizen participation please subscribe to the City’s CDBG email list.

City of Trenton 2019 CAPER

City of Trenton 2019 ESG CAPER

2020-24 Consolidated Plan & FY2020 AAP CP Power Point

Notice of Public Display & Public Hearing 2020-24 CON PLAN 2020 AAP

COT Draft 2020-24 Consolidated Plan and 2020 Annual Action Plan

2015 Consolidated Plan & Annual Action Plan Substantial Amendment June






Notice is hereby given that in accordance with the Federal regulations at 24 CFR, Part 91 and the City of Trenton’s Plan for Citizen Participation, the City of Trenton has prepared a new Five Year Consolidated Plan for FY 2020-2024 and Annual Action Plan for FY 2020 for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Home Investment Partnership (HOME) and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) Programs. The FY 2020 Annual Plan covers program period from July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2021.  The City will receive a grant of $2,960,020 in CDBG funds; $819,060 in HOME funds and $241,269 in ESG funds for FY 2020.  The City intends to submit the application to HUD by September 15, 2020.  


The City of Trenton will hold a virtual public hearing on Tuesday, August 18, 2020. The hearing will be held via Teams: 

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+1 609-453-2732   United States, Atlantic City (Toll) 

Conference ID: 743 514 834# 


URL: https://teams.microsoft.com/_#/pre-join-calling/19:meeting_MWU4YTBiNTAtYmYzZC00YTdkLWIxNTQtOGFlNjZmMmJhODcx@thread.v2


The purpose of the hearing is to solicit citizen comments on the Consolidate Plan and Annual Action Plan.  The Consolidated Plan lays out the goals and objectives for the Programs that the City expects to achieve with the funds made available. The FY 2020 Annual Plan identifies the activities that will be undertaken to address priority needs and local objectives during the program year.  


Copies of the Plans for FY 2020 are available for public inspection and review online at http://www.trentonnj.org/fedpublicnotices Persons requiring the information in alternative formats for purpose of translation or handicap accessibility should contact should contact the Department at (609) 989-3521 (TDD Users: 7-1-1 NJ Relay Center) or email gdouglas@trentonnj.org .  


Interested persons are encouraged to express their views on the documents at the public hearing, email to gdouglas@trentonnj.org or mail to the City of Trenton, Department of Housing & Economic Development, 319 East State Street, 3rd Floor, Trenton, NJ 08608. All comments received by September 3, 2020 will be considered.  


La información será proporcionada en español a petición.

  1. Division of Housing Production

    Physical Address
    319 East State St
    3rd Floor Annex
    Trenton, NJ 08608

    Phone: 609-989-3518

  2. Farrah Gee

    Contract Administrator 2
    Phone: 609-989-3516

  3. Andres Lomi

    Real Estate Manager
    Phone: 609-989-3548