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File #: 20-3350    Version: 1 Name: ADOPTION OF THE COOK COUNTY 2020-2024 CONSOLIDATED PLAN FOR THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
Type: Resolution Status: Approved
File created: 7/16/2020 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 7/30/2020 Final action: 7/30/2020
Title: PROPOSED RESOLUTION ADOPTION OF THE COOK COUNTY 2020-2024 CONSOLIDATED PLAN FOR THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT WHEREAS, Moving to Implementation is a five-year strategic plan for the Cook County Department of Planning and Development within the Cook County Bureau of Economic Development; and WHEREAS, Moving to Implementation consists of two Federally-required plans based upon similar timeframes and content thereby helping the County maintain cohesiveness and be more efficient in coordinating and targeting a wide spectrum of Federal resources to address local needs; and WHEREAS, Moving to Implementation includes the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan (Con Plan) as required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the continued receipt of Federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG), and HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) funds to support economic development, affordable housing, and community deve...
Sponsors: TONI PRECKWINKLE (President)
Attachments: 1. Cook County 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan
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PROPOSED RESOLUTION

ADOPTION OF THE COOK COUNTY 2020-2024 CONSOLIDATED PLAN FOR THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

WHEREAS, Moving to Implementation is a five-year strategic plan for the Cook County Department of Planning and Development within the Cook County Bureau of Economic Development; and

WHEREAS, Moving to Implementation consists of two Federally-required plans based upon similar timeframes and content thereby helping the County maintain cohesiveness and be more efficient in coordinating and targeting a wide spectrum of Federal resources to address local needs; and

WHEREAS, Moving to Implementation includes the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan (Con Plan) as required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the continued receipt of Federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG), and HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) funds to support economic development, affordable housing, and community development in suburban Cook County with particular emphasis upon benefit to low- and moderate-income households and communities; and

WHEREAS, Moving to Implementation also includes the 2020-2024 Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) as required by the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) within the U.S. Department of Commerce for eligible application for Federal funds to support economic development in the city of Chicago and suburban Cook County; and

WHEREAS, the Center for Neighborhood Technology (CNT) is partnering with Cook County to assist in the development of Moving to Implementation; and

WHEREAS, Moving to Implementation was launched in April 2019, is inclusive of extensive data compilation and analysis as well as critical feedback provided by key stakeholders, and built on the extensive outreach that had been done as part of the development of the Cook County Policy Roadmap; and

WHEREAS, the two overarching principles of racial equity and res...

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