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.
NOTICE OF PUBLIC DISPLAY AND PUBLIC HEARING
2020-2024 CONSOLIDATED PLAN AND ANNUAL ACTION PLAN FY 2020
VIRTUAL PUBLIC HEARING
TRENTON, NEW JERSEY
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:
+1 609-453-2732 United States, Atlantic City (Toll)
Conference ID: 743 514 834#
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 email@example.com .
Interested persons are encouraged to express their views on the documents at the public hearing, email to firstname.lastname@example.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.