This Division is responsible for administering US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) programs including the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), the Housing Investment Partnership (HOME) grant, Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP)
Community Development News
Draft 2017 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER)
The McHenry County Department of Planning and Development, Community Development Division announces the availability of the Draft 2017 CAPER for public comment. For more information or if you would like to submit a comment, please read the following notice: Notice - Draft 2017 CAPER
In addition, a public hearing for the Draft 2017 CAPER will be held on Thursday, March 22, 2018 in Conference Room A of the McHenry County Administration Building which is located at 667 Ware Rd., Woodstock, IL 60098. The hearing is set to begin at 3:00pm CDT.
2019 CDBG and HOME Funding Rounds Now Open
Community Development Block Grant
The McHenry County Department of Planning and Development, Community Development Division is accepting Concept Paper Packets for a competitive allocation of remaining Program Year 2017-2018 CDBG funding and Program Year 2019 CDBG funding.
For PY 2017-2018 remaining funding, Concept Paper Packets will be accepted for only infrastructure, housing and public facilities. There is an estimated $70,000 to $110,000 remaining in PY 2017-2019 funding to be allocated.
For PY 2019 funding, Concept Paper Packets for infrastructure, housing, public facilities, and public services will be accepted. The Community Development Division estimates an allocation of $1,270,000. Please see the following notice for match requirement and additional information.
Notice - 2019 CDBG Notice of Funding Availability
CDBG Concept Paper
Riders as noted in question 16: Financial Management Rider, Organizational Capacity Statement, Performance Measures,
Statement of Faith-Based Organizations, Subpart K Requirements, and Super-Circular Audit Requirements
**Concept Papers are due by 4:00pm CDT on May 9, 2018. Late Concept Paper Packets will not be accepted.**
HOME Investment Partnerships Program
The McHenry County Department of Planning and Development, Community Development Division is accepting Concept Papers for a competitive allocation of remaining 2019 HOME funding. The estimated funding allocation is $320,000. Please see the following notice for eligible project types, match requirement and additional information.
Notice - 2019 HOME Notice of Funding Availability
HOME Concept Paper and Submission Instructions
Additional requirement documents to be submitted with Concept Papers: Financial Management Rider, Organization Capacity Statement, Performance Measures, Statement of Faith-Based Organizations, Subpart K Requirements, and Super-Circular Audit Requirements
**Concept Papers are due by 4:00pm CDT on May 9, 2018. Late Concept Papers will not be accepted.**
Updated McHenry County Citizen Participation Plan - click "here" to view
County Consolidated Plan - Activities and Progress
CDBG 2017 - Training and Orientation
Other Department Docs
- CDBG PROCEDURES AND OPERATIONS MANUAL
- McHenry County Construction & Rehab Standards
- Low Mod Area Map
- Low Mod Income Census Block Group Listing
- Homebuyer Underwriting Standards
Please Visit the "CD Planning Documents" page for the 2015-2019 Five Year Consolidated Plan, and for previous year's Annual Action Plans and CAPERs.