Community Development Documents
Documents on Public Display
This section contains documents that are on display for public comment. Typically the Community Development Division has a public comment window for 14 to 30 days.
CDBG Contract Documents
Self-Certification Form for Food Banks
The Community Development Division has developed a self-certification form that food banks can use if they choose during the COVID-19 pandemic. The form has been translated in a few different languages. Please note that these forms are for use by food banks during COVID-19 only. If you have any questions please contact your respective Planner working on your contract. or Community.Development@Pittsburghpa.gov.
Reporting and Planning Documents
The City of Pittsburgh must submit a Consolidated Plan (CP) every five years as required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) under the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Home Investment Partnership (HOME), and the Emergency Shelter Grant (ESG) programs. The Consolidated Plan is a strategic plan to implement Federal programs for housing, and community & economic development activities within the City of Pittsburgh.
Annual Action Plan
Each year the City of Pittsburgh has prepares an Annual Action Plan to submit to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The Annual Plan documents what activities the City will fund through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Home Investment Partnership (HOME), and the Emergency Shelter Grant (ESG) programs for the upcoming year.
Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice
In accordance with the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended, each entitlement community such as Pittsburgh must “affirmatively further fair housing.” To demonstrate that an entitlement community is “affirmatively furthering fair housing,” it must prepare an Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice which identifies any impediments to fair housing choice and what steps it will take to affirmatively further fair housing.
Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report (CAPER)
The Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report (CAPER) is submitted to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on June 30th each year. The report describes in detail how all CDBG, HOME, ESG, and HOPWA funds were expended over the past fiscal year from April 1st to March 31st.
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