Planning & Reports

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) 

Public Notices  - Programs and Plans

Substantial Amendments to the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan

In accordance with 24 CFR 91.05(c)(2) and subpart B of the federal regulations relative to citizen participation for Community Planning and Development Programs and applicable waivers made available to those requirements through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), the City proposes amending the FY 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan, available to the public through this notice.

Use of CDBG and CDBG-CV proposed activities must meet one of three National Objectives per CDBG regulations: 

  • Benefit low-and-moderate income persons
  • Aid in the prevention or elimination of slums or blight or meet an urgent need

The amendment is available June 13-June 15, 2021. 

Citizens wishing to submit written comments during the public review period, including name and address, may do so by written letter that is postmarked no later than June 15, 2021: 

Community Services Administrator
Housing & Community Development Department
City of McKinney
222 North Tennessee Street
P.O. Box 517
McKinney, TX  75070

Citizens may also submit comments by email sent no later than June 15, 2021, 5 p.m. to

The public is also invited to comment in person during the public hearing held by City Council during the regular City Council meeting on June 15, 2021 at 6 p.m. Additional opportunities to comment will also be at the August 3, 2021 City Council meeting. 

All public comments will be taken into consideration prior to final determination and included in submittal to HUD.

Substantial Amendment to Consolidated Plan

Program Year 2021-2022, Consolidated Grants Application Process

The City of McKinney conducted the application process and completed on April 9, 2021. The Community Grants Advisory Commission will deliberate in June to suggest funding recommendations. Upon completion, the draft plan will be uploaded and invite the public to give input during the period of  June 27 - August 3 on the FY 2021 Annual Action Plan and Substantial Amendments to the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan.    

Program Year 2020-21, Environmentals CDBG and CDBG-CV Funding

The City of McKinney issues a Notice of Intent to Request Release of Funds for CDBG and CDBG-CV funding to be used under the Housing Rehabilitation Program. Funding is anticipated to begun use upon completion of review by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The city will submit the request after December 30, 2020.

Current public notices:

CDBG Reports and Plans

CDBG Consolidated Plan (2020-2024)

The Consolidated Plan is designed to help the City of McKinney assess affordable housing, community development needs and market conditions in order to make data-driven, place-based investment decisions. The consolidated planning process serves as the framework for a community-wide dialogue to identify housing and community development priorities that align and focus funding from the CPD formula block grant programs. The plan identifies activities the city intends to implement with Community Block Development funds (CDBG). These funds are received annually from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for local projects that benefit predominately low-to-moderate income persons. Funding resource categories includes housing, public improvements, public services, administration and planning, and COVID-19 Relief. 

The current Consolidated Plan includes the first year of the Annual Action Plan FY 2020 under this reporting period of October 1, 2020 - September 30, 2021.

Program Year 2019-2020

The program year is now complete and a public hearing was held March 3, 2021 on the performance of the grant.  HUD will review and provide final review of the program year, to be shared pending completion.

Annual Action Plan

CAPER Program Year 2018-2019

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has issued a report on the City’s performance for the program year 2018-2019. The report is attached for public view. The city was awarded an allocation of $758,765 from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for use in the program year is October 1, 2018 to September 30, 2019.  Activity outcomes enhance viable living environments, preserve and provide decent, affordable housing and include possibilities to expand economic opportunities, principally for low-to-moderate income persons and households. Per regulation, only 20% of the grant is used for grant administration and planning; and a total of 15% of the grant is allocated for public services. The remainder of the grant was used for housing rehabilitation, community development. Funds from the previous program year are allocated to eligible housing rehabilitation activities.

HUD Review Letter