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File #: 21-0863    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 5/13/2021 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 6/8/2021 Final action: 6/8/2021
Title: Planning and Building Department, Planning Division, Long Range Planning Unit, Housing, Community and Economic Development Program, recommending the Board: 1) Adopt and authorize the Chair to sign Resolution 058-2021 for the submittal of an application for the 2020 Community Development Block Grant program - Coronavirus Response (CDBG-CV) and/or the 2020-21 funding year of the state CDBG program funds to the State of California Department of Housing and Community Development to provide up to $1,498,000 as funding for property acquisition required for affordable multifamily residential development; and 2) If awarded, authorize the Director of the Planning and Building Department, or designee, contingent upon approval by County Counsel and Risk Management, to execute the grant agreement and subsequent amendments thereto that do not affect the dollar amount or the term and to sign other grant-related documents. FUNDING: Federal Community Development Block Grant Funds.
Attachments: 1. A - Counsel Approval CDBG Resolution 2021, 2. B - CDBG Revised Resolution Final, 3. Public Comment Rcvd 6-4-2021 BOS 6-8-2021.pdf, 4. Executed Resolution 058-2021
Related files: 20-0733
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Planning and Building Department, Planning Division, Long Range Planning Unit, Housing, Community and Economic Development Program, recommending the Board:
1) Adopt and authorize the Chair to sign Resolution 058-2021 for the submittal of an application for the 2020 Community Development Block Grant program - Coronavirus Response (CDBG-CV) and/or the 2020-21 funding year of the state CDBG program funds to the State of California Department of Housing and Community Development to provide up to $1,498,000 as funding for property acquisition required for affordable multifamily residential development; and
2) If awarded, authorize the Director of the Planning and Building Department, or designee, contingent upon approval by County Counsel and Risk Management, to execute the grant agreement and subsequent amendments thereto that do not affect the dollar amount or the term and to sign other grant-related documents.

FUNDING: Federal Community Development Block Grant Funds.
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DISCUSSION / BACKGROUND
On June 23, 2020, the Board of Supervisors approved Resolution 069-2020 authorizing application to the State of California Department of Housing and Community Development (the “Department”) in response to a Notice of Funding Availability (“NOFA”) dated January 21, 2020, for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program. Eligible applicants for CDBG grant assistance include a city or county that does not receive a direct allocation of CDBG funds from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) or is participating in an Urban County Agreement. In response to the 2020 NOFA, the County of El Dorado (the “Applicant”) submitted a project application for an allocation of up to $1,498,000 of the CDBG Program funds for an acquisition loan to the development partnership of the Diamond Village Apartments, an 81-unit affordable multifamily housing development in Diamond Springs.

The CDBG program notified eligible applicants that the state recei...

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