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2019 Housing and Community Development Action Plan

The 2019 housing and community development draft action plan shows how Hennepin County and partner suburban cities plan to use approximately $4.7 million in federal funding for housing and development activities in suburban communities.

This funding is provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) through three federal programs:

  • Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) - $2.9 million: Funding primarily used by cities to fund a variety of infrastructure, community development, and social service activities
  • HOME Investment Partnership (HOME) - $1.8 million: Funds affordable housing development and preservation for very low- and low-income families or individuals, homeless families, and persons with disabilities.
  • Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) - $230,000: Funding primarily used to rehouse people experiencing homelessness through short-term tenant-based rental assistance and supports.

Learn more and view the plan

Comment on the draft plan
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Public hearing April 16

Hennepin County will host a public hearing to gather comments and feedback on the draft plan:

Tuesday, April 16
1:30 p.m.
Hennepin County Government Center Board Room (A-2400)
300 South Sixth Street
Minneapolis, MN 55487

Submit written comments by April 30

You may also submit written comments on the plan by 4:30 on April 30. Send written comments to:

Julia Welle Ayres
Hennepin County Community Works
701 4th Avenue South, Suite 400
Minneapolis, MN 55415

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