The City of Cranston has drafted its 2023-2024 Annual Action Plan (AAP) for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The FY 2024 AAP pertains to CDBG activities for the program year July 1, 2023 – June 30, 2024. The City has received a CDBG grant of $1,061,374 from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for program year 2023 to address goals and objectives in the City’s 2020 – 2025 Consolidated Plan. AAPs are required reports that outline the usage of funds, priorities, needs, and goals of the CDBG program for each Consolidated Plan program year. The FY 2024 AAP is available for public review and comment before the submission to HUD for approval.
PUBLIC MEETING & INFORMATIONAL SESSION
The public is invited to participate in a public meeting and informational session on the Annual Action Plan on Wednesday, April 19, 2023, at 6:00pm at the Cranston Senior Center, 1070 Cranston Street, Cranston RI, 02920. Comments received during the meeting will be summarized in the final submission to HUD. Anyone unable to attend the meeting may submit written comments to the Cranston Dept. of Community Development office via mail.
Additional information may be obtained by calling the Department of Community Development between the hours of 8:30AM and 4:30PM at 401-780-6240, visiting the department website at cranstonri.gov or our office at 35 Sockanossett Crossroad, Unit 6 Cranston, RI 02920.
Kenneth J. Hopkins
Ernest Tommasiello, Director