Community Development Block Grant

The Block Grant Division is part of the Neighborhood Improvement Department of the City of Gainesville. This office works with other City departments and community-based non-profit organizations to improve the quality of life for Gainesville's low- and moderate income residents and neighborhoods.

The Block Grant Division provides overall management, oversight, coordination, and monitoring and evaluation of the CDBG and HOME Programs to ensure compliance with national objectives, federal grant regulations and local plans and policies.

The objectives of the CDBG and HOME Programs are to develop a viable urban community by providing decent housing and a suitable living environment and expanding economic opportunities, principally for persons of low- and moderate income.

Improving Housing, Jobs and Services for the Neighborhoods of Gainesville

The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Programs... meeting needs at home, in the family, and throughout Gainesville's neighborhoods.

  • Current Fiscal Year Funding CDBG ;  HOME 

Final Consolidated Plan 2013-2018

Citizens Participation Plan


 Public Notices

Newspaper Ads

Public Notice   

Public Notice 2

Public Notice 3

Public Notice 4 July 30, 2013


Housing Providers Meeting

City Departments Meeting

Social Services Meeting

Economic Development Meeting


March 14, 2013

March 28, 2013

PowerPoint Presentations

031413 SE Community Meeting

031413 Housing Providers

031413 Economic Development

031813 City Departments

031813 NE Community Meeting

031813 Social Services