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Posted on: March 11, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Draft 2021 CGBD Action Plan Released

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The Consolidated Plan is a five-year plan that provides a unified vision for developing actions designed to address housing and community development needs. Development of the Plan is a collaborative process that creates the opportunity for citizen participation in setting long-term strategies and short-term actions to meet priority needs. An Action Plan: One Year Use of Funds is required by regulation under the CDBG Program. The City of DeKalb will receive $420,572 in CDBG funds for grant year 2021-2022 (April 1, 2021 through March 31, 2022).

View the Draft 2021 Action Plan here.

The 2021 Annual Action Plan is subject to consideration and public input by members of the community and DeKalb City Council. All interested citizens are invited to review the plan and submit written comments during the 30-day review period beginning March 13, 2021 until no later than 5:00 p.m. April 12, 2021. Please address all comments to:


Joanne Rouse, Community Services Coordinator

164 East Lincoln Highway

DeKalb, IL 60115



Citizens are invited to attend and provide input on the 2021 Annual Action Plan at a Public Hearing to be held on April 12, 2021 at the regular meeting of City Council. The meeting will be held in the Ysunas Room of the DeKalb Public Library starting at 6:00 PM at 309 Oak Street, DeKalb, IL 60115. For further information, contact Joanne Rouse, Community Services Coordinator at 815-748-2366 or via email at

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