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2020 CDBG Application and Supporting Documents

2020 CDBG Applications Available

January-December 2020

Attached is the 2020 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application. The second attachment is an addendum to the 2020 CDBG application.  Please read and obtain signatures prior to submitting an application.  The third attachment pertains to Ordinance 16-18-A.  The attachments reiterate the requirements addressing housing discrimination.  I have also included links to HUD websites for additional information.

The City plans to make available $60,000. for economic development proposals. $20,000. will be made available for other community development proposals from nonprofit agencies.  Applications for the $20,000. cannot exceed $5,000. per agency.

The deadline for submitting an application to the Department of Development is Friday, August 1, 2019 at 4:30pm.  I have attached a WORD version for your convenience. You can also mail or hand deliver your applications to the Newark  Department of Development, 40 West Main Street, Newark, OH  43055.  Please send to the attention of : Barbara Gilkes

All comments regarding the funding of community needs will be considered by the City of Newark in the development of the 2020 CDBG One Year Use of Funds.

Funding is contingent on the 2020 CDBG allocation for the City of Newark by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

The public hearing for the 2020 CDBG One Year Use of Funds is set for Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 4:00 pm in the Newark City Council Chamber, 40 West Main Street, first floor, Newark, OH  43055.

Please prepare the application to the best of your ability. You are welcome to contact Barbara Gilkes at  740-670-7536 or email: with any questions

CDBG 2020 Application

2020 CDBG Addendum-Housing Addendum

City of Newark Ordinance 16-18-A

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