Improving Communities

SC CDBG Improving Communities

The South Carolina Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program provides grants to eligible local governments (towns, cities and counties) that do not directly receive CDBG funding from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). CDBG grants can fund a wide variety of projects from revitalizing neighborhoods to improving community infrastructure, providing public facilities and creating or retaining jobs. The state program is administered by the South Carolina Department of Commerce, Division of Grants Administration. READ MORE

Your Input is Needed 

The State is currently preparing a new Consolidated Plan for Housing and Community Development for the upcoming five-year period: 2016-2020. The plan covers the State CDBG, HOME, HOPWA and ESG programs and is required by HUD. Input from local governments, community leaders, citizens, utility providers, economic developers and others is important to this process, and we invite you to participate by completing a brief online survey. To do so, click on the link below. More information can be found on the Consolidated Plan page.