Plans & Reports

Plans and Reports Open for Public Comment

  • NOTICE - Public Hearing - Housing Needs - Thursday, October 1, 2020
    11:30am to 12:30pm
    The City of Baltimore will conduct a Public Hearing to obtain the views of residents on housing needs to be considered for submission of an application to the State of Maryland Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program for funds awarded through the Federal CARES Act.

    To view the draft application, click HERE.

    For more information and details on how to join the public meeting, click HERE.

    The Summer, 2020 NOFA funding round for housing and community development projects has been announced. The application submission deadline closed on August 10, 2020. Follow this link for HOME Investment Partnership Program information. View Q&A from Summer 2020 NOFA Pre-Proposal Conference.

Active Plans and Notices

Annual Action Plans

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)

The Annual Action Plans identify activities that will be undertaken to implement strategies included in the active Consolidated Plan.

CDBG-CV Amendment to the 2020 Annual Action Plan

Link to Cares Act Amendment - Final

May 2020 Amendment to Several Annual Action Plans

Link to May 2020 Amendment

FY 2020 Annual Action Plan, Summary of Activities

FY 2020 Annual Action Plan 
FY 2020 Summary of Activities 

Previous Annual Action Plans

FY 2019 Annual Action Plan

Amendments to FY2018 and FY 2017 Annual Action Plans   

FY 2018 Annual Action Plan
FY 2017 Annual Action Plan
FY 2016 Annual Action Plan

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.

2015-2020 Consolidated Plan
2015-2020 Consolidated Plan Appendices 

Citizen Participation Plan - 2020 CARES Act revision - Final 


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 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. 


Capital Improvement Plan

For Fiscal Year 20-25, DHCD has provided an extensive overview of accomplishments as well a request for capital funds to support the agency's mission. 

Download the Capital Improvement Program Request for FY20-FY25.

Fair Housing Plans and Reports

Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice (AI)

The 2011 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. 

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

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.