The City of Elyria is in the process of preparing its FY 2018 Annual Action Plan, Update to the 2015-2019 Consolidated Plan and Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice. The City of Elyria, Office of Community Development, is accepting applications from qualified non-profit organizations for public service activities. Projects must directly benefit low- to moderate- income individuals and include one or more of the eligible activities listed on the first page of the application. The City of Elyria may consider funding entities to carry out such activities, but is not required to fund Public Service activities.
If you intend to apply for CDBG FY2018 funding, please complete the funding request. Please note all information listed on the funding request must be included with the application to have available for public comment. If an activity is not available for public comment, it cannot be considered for funding.
Public service activities must meet specific criteria as required by HUD CDBG regulations (24 CFR 570.207).
All requests and submittals shall be received by the Office of Community Development no later than 12:00 PM October 5, 2017 to be considered by City Council for funding. Only completed applications received by the deadline will be considered. If you have questions or need assistance, please call Ashley Scott at 440.326.1540.
The Office of Community Development has scheduled an informational meeting on September 7, 2017 at 5:00 PM. The meeting will be held at Elyria City Hall, 131 Court Street, Elyria, Ohio 44035. All applicants are invited to attend. At the meeting staff will provide guidance on applying and be available to answer any questions.
Two public hearings will be scheduled on October 10, 2017 and October 30, 2017. Both hearings will be at 6:00 PM in Council Chambers at Elyria City Hall. During these hearings your organization may have an opportunity to speak.