CDBG entitlement program allocates annual grants to larger cities and urban counties to develop viable communities by providing decent housing, a suitable living environment, and opportunities to expand economic opportunities, principally for low- and moderate-income persons.
The City of Lauderhill carries out eligible activities administered through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program in a manner consistent to the approved Consolidated Plan. The City’s Consolidated Plan addressed the following National Objectives:
Provide Decent Housing
Assist homeless persons in obtaining affordable housing, retain the affordable housing stock and increase the availability of permanent housing that is affordable to income eligible residents without discrimination.
Provide a Suitable Living Environment
Improve the safety and livability of neighborhoods, increase access to quality facilities and services and reduce the isolation of income groups within areas by de-concentrating (affordable) housing opportunities and revitalizing deteriorating neighborhoods.
Expand Economic Opportunities
Create jobs accessible to income eligible residents.