Community Development Block Grant
As a designated entitlement community, the City of Lee's Summit receives Community Development Block Grant funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Annual grant funding is available through an application process to achieve the community’s long-term goals as they pertain to low-to-moderate income persons and/or to reduce slum and blight within the City.
- 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan
- Citizen Participation Plan
City Council adopted by ordinance the 2015-19 Consolidated Plan on May 21, 2015.
* The City will hold a virtual public hearing on December 2 at 10 a.m. in order to seek input on community needs prior to the establishment of the upcoming 2021-22 Annual Action Plan. An update will also be provided on progress made toward accomplishing the goals outlined in the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan through the 2020-21 Annual Action Plan. Comments on the City's Citizen Participation Plan are also welcome. Please contact Amy Koeneman at Amy.Koeneman@cityofls.net to receive a link to the virtual hearing, or email her any comments or feedback you may have. Public comments will be accepted from November 25 - December 25th, 2020.
Annual Action Plans
2020-21 Plan (Amended to include CDBG-CV funds)
The Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) is required to be submitted within 90 days after the end of each program year. This report details the progress made in implementing the community’s Consolidated Plan, through the proposed actions identified in the one-year Action Plan.
The City, as the Grantee of the CDBG program, is required to engage the general public in the development and review of the CAPER before it is finalized and submitted to HUD for approval. The City has an established process for citizen participation, which includes a public notice in the local newspaper, a public hearing to solicit public input, and a 15-day public review and comment period prior to submittal of CAPER.
For CAPERs prior to 2015, please contact Development Services at 969-1200.