Community Development Block Grant Program

Responsibilities

The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) is an entitlement program of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development. CDBG funds are used primarily to benefit low and moderate income households or areas as defined by the United States Census. The City of Livonia may utilize CDBG funds for a number of activities including but not limited to:

  • Home Improvements: Major Home Rehabilitation Loans and Minor Home Repair Grants
  • Public Services: Senior Van Transportation, Mental Health Counseling, First Step Domestic Violence, Emergency Utility Assistance
  • Neighborhood Revitalization: Park Improvements, Lighting, Landscaping, Blight Reduction

Contractors

If you are a licensed, insured, lead-based paint certified contractor interested in bidding on home improvement projects please call 734-421-6450, ext. 104, and view our Contractor Application (PDF). We welcome Minority-owned Business Enterprise and Women-owned Business Enterprise contractors.

PUBLIC HEARING


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND FIFTEEN DAY WRITTEN COMMENT PERIOD IN CONNECTION WITH THE CONSOLIDATED ANNUAL PERFORMANCE AND EVALUATION REPORT

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM (FISCAL YEAR 2021) & (FISCAL YEAR 2022)

NOTICE is hereby given that the City of Livonia has prepared a preliminary draft of the Consolidated Plan Annual Performance Evaluation Report (CAPER) for the 2021-2022 fiscal year (July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022) and the 2021-2022 fiscal year (July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022) as part of the requirements for receiving funds under the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The CAPER consists of an explanation of resources made available to the City during the performance period, how those resources were utilized, other actions taken and an assessment of annual performance as compared to goals and strategies outlined in the 2021-2025 Consolidated Plan. A public hearing will be held on Friday, September 30, 2022, at 5:00 PM in the Community Development Office at 10800 Farmington Road, Livonia, MI 48150. Written comments will also be accepted for a period of fifteen (15) days, but not after October 12, 2022. Written comments regarding the CAPER may be directed by email to CDBGComments@livonia.gov or to Ermon Sims, Community Development Director, Livonia Housing Commission, 10800 Farmington Road, Livonia, MI 48150. Draft copies of the CAPER are available for review, by appointment, to interested citizens between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Community Development Office of the Livonia Housing Commission, 10800 Farmington Road, Livonia, MI 48150. 


Brandie M. Isaacson, Housing Director 

Maureen Miller Brosnan, Mayor

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