Manchester, Connecticut

Community Development Block Grant Program

Manchester Community Development Program Manager Heather Guerette, 860-647-3106.

The Town has adopted the following community development goal to determine how CDBG funds will be allocated:

To preserve, improve and revitalize our older neighborhoods, where housing and other needs are greatest and broadest, so they will continue to be livable and attractive neighborhoods.

Program Documents and Information:


SUBSTANTIAL AMENDMENT TO THE  
MANCHESTER 2020-2021 ACTION PLAN

 
The Town of Manchester is preparing a Substantial Amendment to the 2020-2021 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Action Plan due to receipt of funding under the CARES Act.  Manchester’s CDBG-CV allocation under the CARES Act is $812,580.  
CDBG-CV funds must be utilized on activities that prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus.
The funding recommendations for the Substantial Amendment are as follows:

Park Improvements                                 $26,000.00
Public Services                                      $660,184.00
Planning and Administration                  $126,396.00

 
FUNDING SOURCES:
CDBG-CV                                                                          $812,580.00
 
Residents are welcome to share their opinion during the Board of Directors meeting on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at 7:00 pm. This meeting will be conducted remotely and those who wish to speak must complete a Request to Speak form (here: https://manchesterct.seamlessdocs.com/f/RequestToSpeak) by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 1, 2021. Please check the Board of Directors website http://bod.townofmanchester.org/ 24 hours prior to the meeting for more information and for the link to attend remotely. For more information, contact the Planning Department at (860) 647-3044.
Copies of the Substantial Amendment may be viewed on the Town’s website at http://planning1.townofmanchester.org/index.cfm/community-development-and-housing/community-development-block-grant-program/. Public comments will be accepted in writing until 4:30pm on June 4, 2021 and may be addressed to Heather Guerette, Community Development Program Manager, P.O. Box 191, Manchester, CT 06045-0191 or hguerette@manchesterct.gov.
 
To view the full text of the draft Substantial Amendment, click here
 

 

CDBG Reports
2020 - 2021 Annual Action Plan and Five Year Consolidated Plan
(2020 - 2024)

2019 - 2020  Annual Action Plan
2018 - 2019  
Annual Action Plan
2017 - 2018   Annual Action Plan
2016 - 2017   Annual Action Plan
2015 - 2016   Annual Action Plan and Five Year Consolidated Plan (2015-2020)
 

HUD acceptance of year-end CAPER reports
2019-2020 HUD Letter
2018-2019 HUD Letter
2017-2018 HUD Letter