The City submits a five year Consolidated Plan and Annual Action Plans for approval to HUD. These plans are developed with public comment and input in order to garner feedback on proposed activities to meet identified needs. Additional plans are available through the Community Development office.
Annual Action Plan
Applications for Community Development funding were available on December 7, 2018 and submissions were due on January 23, 2019. The City proposed utilizing federal funds to support the First Time Home Buyer, Home Repair, Affordable Housing Development, Foreclosure, and Billings Metro VISTA Project programs. The City did not receive other applications for Community Development activities.
The FY2019-2020 Annual Action Plan was available for public comment from March 23 through April 22, 2019 and covers projects to be undertaken from July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020 to meet housing and community development needs with available federal resources. The City of Billings held a public hearing on Monday, April 22, 2019 at 5:30pm at the City Council meeting in Council Chambers at City Hall, 210 North 27th Street in Billings, Montana.