Community Development Block Grant

Developing Communities

The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) is a federally funded, formula-based grant that is allocated by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to cities with populations greater than 50,000. Funds must be used to benefit eligible McKinney residents and meet at least one National Objective. Use of funds may include public service activities, rehabilitation of existing housing; education, homelessness and homeless prevention, youth services, health services, counseling and supportive development of affordable housing.