The City of Malden and North Suburban Consortium (NSC) comprised of the communities of Malden, Medford, Arlington, Everett, Chelsea, Melrose, Revere and Winthrop, acting by and through the Malden Redevelopment Authority (MRA) completed a DRAFT Annual Action Plan for FY 2019-2020.
This draft Plan includes the proposed spending plan for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding for the City of Malden and HUD’s HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program funding for the eight communities listed above for the 2019-2020 Program Year. The draft Plan will be available for review and public comment Friday April 5, 2019 through Monday May 6, 2019 at the MRA, 17 Pleasant St., Malden (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 8am to 5pm; Tuesday 8am to 7pm; Friday 8am to 12pm). The draft Plan includes proposals for the CDBG and the HOME Program for Program Year July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020. The draft Plan can also be viewed at www.maldenredevelopment.com.
All comments received will be included in the final Plan sent to HUD along with the City’s responses. Comments may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or sent in writing on or before May 6 to the Malden Redevelopment Authority, 17 Pleasant St., Malden, MA 02148, Attn: Alexander Pratt.
The projected entitlement amount for CDBG is $1,327,320 and for HOME is $2,000,000, with the final entitlement amount subject to Congressional appropriations. The draft Plan is subject to change and requires approval by the Malden Mayor and City Council. Applicants for CDBG funds will be notified in writing by July 2019 for Program Year 2019-2020 awards.