PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT, DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
and Community Development Act of 1974, Title I, Public Law 93-383,
42 U.S.C. 5307(a)(1) and (b)(1), as amended.
provide community development assistance to the Pacific Islands
of American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, and the Virgin
Islands in the Caribbean.
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AND USE RESTRICTIONS:
listed in Subpart E. Applications for funding under the territories
program must be in accordance with the regulations in 24 CFR 570,
Subpart E, Special Purpose Grants.
Eligibility: The Island Governments of American
Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, and the Virgin Islands.
AND AWARD PROCESS:
Eligibility: The principal beneficiaries of
CDBG funds are low and moderate income persons. Low and moderate
income is generally defined as 80 percent of the median income
for the territory, as adjusted by family size.
Costs will be determined in accordance with OMB Circular No. A-87
for State and local governments.
Coordination: None. This program is excluded
from coverage under E.O. 12372.
Procedure: Applicants must file an application
and it will be reviewed to insure that it meets all requirements
prior to funding.
Procedure: The Hawaii State Office and the
HUD Caribbean Office are responsible for reviewing performance,
approval, and for notification of the applicant.
Applicants must submit applications within 90 days of the notification
of the grant amount from HUD.
of Approval/Disapproval Time: From 60 to 75
There are no automatic renewals. Complete new applications must
and Matching Requirements: The funds are allocated
according to population size and past performance of the applicants.
There is no matching required.
and Time Phasing of Assistance: Assistance
is available until project completion, and is generally released
through a letter of credit.
Financial management, relocation and acquisition reports and annual
performance reports as required by the Secretary.
In accordance with the provisions of OMB Circular No. A- 133,
"Audits of State and Local Governments and Non-Profit Organizations",
nonfederal entities that expend $300,000 or more in a year in
Federal awards should have a single audit conducted for that year
in accordance with the provisions of the Circular.
All records applicable to the assistance project must be kept
for three years following the submission of the final expenditure
report or until all audit findings have been resolved.
(Grants) FY 01 $6,984,000; FY 02 $7,000,000; and FY 03 est $7,000,000.
(NOTE: Amounts reported reflect allocation of new budget authority
rather than obligation amounts).
and Average of Financial Assistance:
Funds allocated in FY 2016: American Samoa $1,022,457; Guam $3,043,965; Northern Marianas $984,846; Virgin Islands $1,948,732.
GUIDELINES, AND LITERATURE:
24 CFR 570 Subpart E.
or Local Office:
See Regional Agency Offices. Honolulu Field Office and the HUD San Juan Field Office as listed in Appendix IV of the print edition of this Catalog. Or on the Internet, see: https://www.hudexchange.info/cdbg-insular-areas/.
Eva C. Fontheim 451 Seventh St. S.W., Room 7184, Washington, District of Columbia 20410 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 2024023461
Web Site Address:
OF FUNDED PROJECTS:
Housing rehabilitation, infrastructure and public facilities development,
and/or improvements, economic development initiatives, microenterprise/small
business creation and/or assistance, and first-time home buyer assistance.
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