Community Development Block Grants

Community Development Block Grants (CDBG)

In general, the HUD Programs works with a number of county departments, municipalities, nonprofits, and other groups working to address the needs of Clayton County’s low – and –moderate income residents in the areas mentioned above. The County’s CDBG funding assists communities in addressing a wide range of needs which include:

  • Providing decent housing and suitable living environments;
  • Developing solutions to expand economic opportunities;
  • Addressing slum and blight removal throughout the County;
  • Completing public infrastructure and public facilities improvements in low- and moderate-income eligible areas within the County;
  • Administering the County’s Essential Home Repair Program, for seniors, veterans and disabled persons
  • Supporting a number of public service activities including but not limited to senior services, youth programs, and other housing counseling programs.


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