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Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) For the ESG,HOPWA, HOME, and CDBG Programs

The City of Baltimore will release on November 15, 2018 a draft Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) for the federally funded Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG), Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS (HOPWA), HOME Investment Partnership (HOME) and Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) programs. The draft CAPER covers Program Year 2017 activities – July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018. The report identifies financial resources received through the ESG, HOPWA, HOME and CDBG programs; describes activities funded through these programs; and assesses the City’s success in meeting goals contained in the Consolidated Plan covering the July 2015 through June 2020 time period. Following the public comment period, the CAPER will be submitted to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on or about November 30, 2018.

The draft report will be available for review and comment at 417 E. Fayette Street, Room 1101 and on the Baltimore City Department of Housing and Community Development website – http://dhcd.baltimorehousing.org. Questions and comments concerning the CAPER should be directed to Steve Janes at 410-396-4051 or by e-mail at [email protected].

Written comments on the draft CAPER will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. November 29, 2018. A summary of comments received and responses to comments will be submitted to HUD as part of the final document.

Download Final CAPER Report for Public Review

Amendment to Baltimore City's Annual Action Plans

In accordance with Federal regulations governing the consolidated planning process for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program, Baltimore City's Department of Housing & Community Development is proposing to adopt changes to the Federal Program Year (FPY) 2017/City Fiscal Year (CFY) 2018, and FPY 2016/CFY 2017 Annual Action Plans.

CLICK HERE to access the April 2018 Amendment Letter & Amendment.

Any comments regarding these changes must be submitted in writing to:
Steve Janes – Assistant Commissioner
417 E. Fayette St
Room 1101
Baltimore, MD 21202

Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice

The Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice (AI), which was funded by Baltimore City and Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Harford and Howard Counties, includes a Regional Section, as well as a Local Section for each of the jurisdictions listed above. 

Copies of all Local AIs and the Regional AI are also available at the Enoch Pratt Free Library, 400 Cathedral Street, Maryland Room, Baltimore, MD 21201.

Download the Regional Section here 
Download the City of Baltimore Section here   
Download the 1/18/12 Public Hearing Presentation here   

Draft CFY 2019 Annual Action Plan, Draft Summary of Activities

The Baltimore City Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) released on Friday, June 15, 2018, for public review and comment, the draft Annual Action Plan for City Fiscal Year (CFY) 2019. The Annual Action Plan serves as the application to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for funding received through four federal formula grant programs: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) and Housing Opportunities for Person With AIDS (HOPWA). Following the end of the public comment period, DHCD will submit to HUD a final Annual Action Plan that includes a description of comments received, and actions taken on these comments. 

The Plan, along with a Summary of Plan activities, is available at the following locations and at the links below:

The Central Enoch Pratt Free Library
400 Cathedral Street
Baltimore, Maryland, MD 21201

The Department of Housing and Community Development
417 E. Fayette Street, Room 1101
Baltimore, Maryland 21202

Mayor’s Office of Human Services/Baltimore Homeless Services
7. E Redwood Street, 5th Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21202

For online documents click the links below:
CFY 2019 Draft Annual Action Plan 
Draft Summary of CFY 2019 Annual Action Plan Activities 

Questions and comments concerning the draft Plan should be directed to Steve Janes at [email protected]

The Final CFY 2018 Annual Action Plan, Final Summary of Activities

The Annual Action Plan serves as the required annual application to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for four federal formula grant programs: – Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) and Housing Opportunities for Person with AIDS (HOPWA). Activities contained in this document are in support of the strategies outlined in the City’s five-year Consolidated Plan of July 2015. The Annual Action Plan specifies the activities on which federal resources will be spent during the program year beginning July 1, 2017.

2017 Annual Action Plan
2017 Summary of Activities

5-year Consolidated Plan

The final 5-year Consolidated Plan as submitted to HUD marks a new 5-year plan for the period 2015-2020. The Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2015/City Fiscal Year (CFY) 2016 Annual Action Plan marks the first year of this five-year Consolidated Plan. The Annual Action Plan identifies the activities to be undertaken during the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2015.

Download the Consolidated Plan
Download the Annual Action Plan
Download the Consolidated Plan Appendices

Reports

Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) 

The City of Baltimore annually releases a Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) for the federally funded Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG), Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS (HOPWA), HOME Investment Partnership (HOME) and Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) programs. The draft CAPER covers City activities from July 1 through June 30 of any given fiscal year. The report identifies financial resources received through the ESG, HOPWA, HOME, CDBG programs; describes activities funded through these programs and their relationship to community development objectives; and assesses the City’s success in meeting goals contained in the most recent Consolidated Plan. 

Questions and comments concerning the CAPER should be directed to Steve Janes at 410-396-4051 or by e-mail at [email protected].

Download the Draft CFY 2018 CAPER here