Oakland County, Michigan/Advantage Oakland/Communities/Community Development Block Grants (CDBG)

Community Development Block Grants (CDBG)

​​​​​​Call to ​speak with an advisor: 248-858-0493​

2016 Project of the YearOakland County provides federal Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) funding to communities for revitalization projects. The program strengthens neighborhoods by supporting local revitalization, home improvement and public services for senior citizens, low income persons and families, disadvantaged youth and disabled residents throughout most of Oakland County.

The City of Lake Angelus, Farmington Hills, Southfield, Novi Township, Royal Oak, Southfield Township, Waterford Township and the Village of Bingham Farms do not participate in the CDBG Program.

Senior Wellness ActivitiesFunding is provided through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to keep communities sound, attractive and economically viable.

Types of Projects that Benefit Individuals or Households

  • Minor Home Repair
  • Housing Rehabilitation
  • Programs Serving Senior Citizens, Disabled Persons, Youth, Abused Persons and Children
  • Transportation and Emergency Services

Gross Household Income Limits 2020

Types of Projects that Benefit Qualified Areas

  • Water, Sewer, Street and Sidewalk Improvements
  • Parks, Recreation Facilities and Senior Citizen Centers
  • Clearance and Demolition
  • Code Enforcement
  • Removal of Architectural Barriers
  • Fire Protection Facilities
Participating communities receive a formula share of funds for eligible activities that best meet community needs.  Citizens are encouraged to get involved in the local decision-making process.  

Community projects are found in the Community Home & Improvement Division 2016 Services and Programs
Annual Report 2020
Consolidated Plan Oakland County, PY 2016-2020 Full Report
PY 2020 CDBG Application Guide

Contract Compliance Unit

Davis Bacon Act

Under the Davis Bacon Act contractors and sub-contractors on federally-supported construction and public works projects must pay their workers local prevailing wages and fringe benefits.

Contact Mike Pucher at Pucherm@oakgov.com if you have any questions.

5.    CDBG Davis Bacon - Ad Paragraph Required for Bid
CDBG Davis Bacon - Contractor Information Form

22.  CDBG Bid Specifications - Sworn Statement
23.  CDBG Bid Specifications - Waiver
24.  CDBD Bid Specifications - Labor Standards Compliance Requirements for Self-Employed Laborers & Mechanics​
25.  CDBG Bid Specifications - Section 3 Contractor Report
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Funded by U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.