Hurricane Sandy Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery Grants (CDBG-DR)

The overall CDBG program objective is to develop viable urban communities, by providing decent housing and a suitable living environment, and by expanding economic opportunities, principally for persons of low and moderate income.

CDBG DR program funds appropriated by P.L.

113-2 are for
necessary expenses related to disaster relief, long-term recovery, restoration of infrastructure and housing, and economic revitalization in the most impacted and distressed areas resulting from a major disaster declared pursuant to the due to Hurricane Sandy and other eligible events in calendar years 2011, 2012, and 2013.