This Notice establishes requirements, procedures and deadlines to be followed in the urban county qualification process for FYs 2017-2019
On April 14, HUD issued CPD Notice 16-05, which is the annual instructions for CDBG urban county qualification/requalification. This Notice contains information concerning specific considerations and responsibilities for urban counties. HUD Field Offices and urban counties are expected to adhere to the deadlines in this Notice. This Notice provides guidance for counties wishing to qualify or requalify for entitlement status as urban counties, as well as for existing urban counties that wish to include previously nonparticipating communities. This Notice is important to all presently qualified urban counties, to each county that can qualify for the first time or requalify for FYs 2017- 2019, and to each state administering the State CDBG program which includes a potentially eligible urban county.
View Notice CPD 16-05: Instructions for Urban County Qualification for Participation in the CDBG Program for FYs 2017-2019.
For additional guidance on the qualification process, view our new video, The Urban County Qualification Process - Requirements, Procedures and Deadlines.