City of Rome considering substantial amendments to CDBG and action plans

May 3, 2020–8:04 p.m.


The City of Rome was informed of a special allocation of Community Development Block Grant Funds to be used to prevent, prepare for and respond to the coronavirus (COVID-19). This allocation was authorized by the CARES Act and signed into law by President Trump on March 27, 2020. The allocation is $258,026 and must be used for an eligible activity that meets all the CDBG regulations and national objectives. The City’s 2019-2023 Consolidated Plan and 2019 Action Plan are going through amendments in order to be able to access these funds for use in the community.

Please see the attached public notice for additional information and visit the Community Development website for additional details:

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