CDBG Program Funding

The City of East Lansing is required to provide the following reports to the Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) in order to remain compliant for funding.

2020 Action Plan

The PY20 Action Plan (PDF) outlines proposed program activities, which are funded by HUD, for the July 1, 2020-June 30, 2021 grant year.  The 30 day public comment period for the document begins on July 6, 2020 and will conclude on August 5, 2020.  Any community members with comments regarding proposed funding can email or call Amy Schlusler-Schmitt at 517-319-6931 or It is important to note that all Action Plan documents are uploaded into the federal government reporting system. As such, this report reflects all template information required by HUD.

2018 CAPER

At the end of each program year, the City prepares a Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (PDF) (CAPER), which reports on all of the federally-funded activities occurring in the last 12-month period.

Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing

Each year, the City of East Lansing certifies that it will uphold Fair Housing laws and ensure that there are no "Impediments to Fair Housing" in East Lansing. The Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing (PDF) is an analysis of policies and procedures related to fair housing and evaluation of potential housing discrimination patterns in East Lansing.

Citizen Participation Plan

The Citizen Participation Plan (PDF) outlines the process used each year for determining priority needs and creating an Annual Action plan of CDBG funds.