|Frank O. Miles, M.P.A.
130 Hillsboro Ave
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Madison County Economic Development Program Update Summer 2016
The FY 2016 HUD CoC Program Competition is Now Open!
The Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Competition has been posted to the FY 2016 CoC Program Competition; Funding Availability page on the HUD Exchange.
The CoC Program provides funding for homeless programs in Madison County.
Submission Deadline: Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at 7:59:59 PM EDT
Please refer to https://www.hudexchange.info for specifications. Fur more details, contact David Harrison at 618-296-5513.
Madison County Chairman Alan J. Dunstan testifies before the United States Department of Commerce
and the US Trade Representative Commission in Washington DC, investigating the impacts of foreign made steel dumped on US Markets.
Testimony of Chairman Dunstan on Local Impact of US Steel Industry
Madison County Community Development
The Madison County Board established the Community Development department in 1975 to administer the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG), a program created by Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to provide Community Development Block Grant entitlement counties with resources to address a multitude of developmental needs.
In the following 40 years, Madison County Community Development has expanded its scope of operation to administer additional Federal, State of Illinois and local grant programs. During the 2014 fiscal year, Madison County Community Development served as the administrator of more than 30 programs and a budget or more than $20.5 million, programs and monies that improved and enhanced the quality of life for county residents.
Importantly, Madison County Community Development is committed to expanding economic opportunities, promoting affordable housing and suitable living environments, providing necessary emergency services and diligently working to alleviate conditions of poverty in Madison County.
Madison County Community and Economic Development Plan Overview 2015-2016