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Since 1982, Cobb County has qualified to receive Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds from the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development [HUD]. The primary objective of the CDBG Program is to help develop viable urban communities, principally for low and moderate income persons, by providing decent housing, a suitable living environment, and expanded economic opportunities.





News & Events

Public Review Meeting

A Public Review Meeting will be held at 10:00 am on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at the Cobb County Civic Center – Hudgins Hall Conference Room located at 548 South Marietta Parkway, Marietta, Georgia 30060 to receive comments on the proposed budget of Cobb County’s Program Year 2019 CDBG, HOME, and ESG  70% recommended allocations from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the PY2019 Annual Action Plan.

VIew the PY2019 CDBG HOME ESG 70% Recommendations


PY2019 Annual Action Plan Draft

Cobb County is an entitlement community eligible to receive direct assistance under the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program. Cobb County is also a participating jurisdiction under the HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) and serves as the lead agency of the Georgia Urban County Consortia (GUCC), which includes Cobb County and the City of Roswell.  The County is also a formula grantee under the Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG).  Funds for these programs must be expended within the County and GUCC areas for participants who meet applicable eligibility criteria as outlined by program regulations. 

View the PY2019 Annual Action Plan Draft

Subrecipient Training

The Cobb County CDBG Program Office will host a mandatory Subrecipient Training for CDBG, HOME, ESG, CSBG, AND JAG Programs on Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 9:00am.  Please click the link below to view the Subrecipient Presentation.

Subrecipient Training 9.20.2018 Final