Community Development Block Grant

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The City of Carrollton receives an annual grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) as part of the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG). The grant helps fund programs that assist Carrollton residents of low- and moderate-income.

On October 1, 2021, the City of Carrollton will receive approximately $834,928 of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). According to Federal regulations, these funds must be utilized for the principal benefit of persons of low-to-moderate income in Carrollton.

The purpose of the Action Plan is to identify a jurisdiction’s housing and community development needs, priorities, goals and strategies; and to stipulate how funds will be allocated to housing and community development activities.

The proposed PY 2021 Carrollton CDBG Budget is as follows: 

$ 648,755 - NOTICE Project – Kirby/Brake/Cox Residential Area

$ 180,000 - Housing Rehabilitation including Minor Home Repair, Emergency Repair, and People Helping People

$ 90,000- Enhanced Code Enforcement

$ 10,000 - Training for Community Development Staff 

$928,755 Total Funds 

 In an effort to solicit increased community participation and involvement in identifying community development needs, the City of Carrollton will hold two (2) public meetings to receive your comments on the 2021 Action Plan. The Neighborhood Advisory Commission cordially invites your comments, concerns and/or ideas on the potential uses of these funds Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers on the 2nd Floor of City Hall, 1945 E Jackson Road.

The City Council will hold the final public hearing in July 20, 2021 to receive your comments. The public hearing will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers on the 2nd Floor of City Hall, 1945 E Jackson Road.

If you are unable to attend, you may submit written comments, concerns and/or ideas to the following email address

Posted 05/03/2021

The City of Carrollton’s Consolidated Plan for 2019-2023, that is completed every five years was amended in order to account for additional Community Development Block Grant funds received through the CARES Act. The city received additional funding in order to assist with COVID-19 related issues. The attached amended plan includes the description of how the City of Carrollton will spend those funds. Should you have any comments or questions, please feel free to contact Brian Passwaters at or Meagan Tucker at

 PY 2019 Carrollton CARES Act Amendment

 Posted 11/11/2020

Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Study

The 2020 Analysis of Impediments is now open for a 45 day (starting 6/18/2020) comment period. Please send any comments or questions to

Explore the projects CDBG money has been used for:

  • Gravley Center - The former city hall, now office space for local social service providers 
  • Hill N' Dale II Sidewalks 
  • N.O.T.I.C.E. Program - Project to rebuild waterlines, streets, and sidelines in one of Carrollton's CDBG qualified neighborhoods
  • Minor Home Repair Program 
  • Enhanced Code Enforcement
  • Grant Administration and Planning

CDBG Document Library

As a recipient of CDBG funds, the City is required by Federal law to produce several reports. These require Adobe Reader to view. A note about the program year designation: HUD's calendar does not match the "standard" calendar year; program year 2011 actually starts on October 1, 2011 and ends on September 30, 2012.

Consolidated Plan

CDBG 01The HUD-required Consolidated Plan is a comprehensive effort to plan for Carrollton's long-term community development needs and help define a long-term strategy to use HUD funds. Within the document is an assessment of the City's needs, programs, policies, and application for federal assistance. This is the second such plan to be developed, and was adopted July 6, 2004. In 2009, the City of Carrollton hired BBC Research and Consulting Group to prepare the City's 2009-2014 Consolidated Plan. A copy of previous and current plans can be accessed below:

Consolidated Plan 2004-2009 

Consolidated Plan 2009-2014

Consolidated Plan 2014-2018

Consolidated Plan 2019-2023


One Year Plan of Action

The HUD-required One Year Plan of Action (Action Plan) is an annual report that outlines the specific projects and activities that will be funded during the program year to address Carrollton's community development priorities as established in the Consolidated Plan. Previous Action Plans: 



Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report

The HUD-required Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) is an annual review of its CDBG Program and the progress made on the implementation of its five-year plan.

 Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Study

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