Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - December 1, 2015
December 1, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #24

Execution of Housing and Urban Development Grant Agreements for FY 2015/2016 CDBG, HOME and ESG Grants


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Cheri R. Coryea, Director
Extension 3468

Action Requested
Approval and authorization for the Chairman to execute the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Funding Approval/Agreement number B-15-UC-12-0018 in the amount of $1,620,289, the HOME Investment Partnership Funding Approval/Agreement number M-15-UC-12-0219 in the amount of $437,074, and the Emergency Solutions Grant Funding/Agreement number E-15-UC-12-0018 in the amount of $142,607.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Resolution R-15-085

Background Discussion

On June 16, 2015, the Manatee County Board of County Commissioners adopted Resolution R-15-085 approving the 2014/15 Annual Action Plan for submission to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

On November 4, 2015, Manatee County received notification from HUD that the action plan was reviewed and approved as submitted.

Each funding approval/agreement must be signed and dated by the Chairman in order to accept grant funds from HUD.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Due to the time sensitive nature of the grant, please have the Chairman sign and date two copies of each agreement and return both copies to Bill O'Shea, Neighborhood Services Department (bill.oshea@mymanatee.org, ext. 6858) as soon as possible.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$1,620,289 CDBG; $437,074 HOME; $142,607 ESG

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
None - Annual Grant Allocation

Attachment:  HUD APPROVAL LETTER.pdf
Attachment:  HUD CDBG AGREEMENT.pdf
Attachment:  HUD HOME AGREEMENT.pdf
Attachment:  HUD ESG AGREEMENT.pdf