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.SOW N p~. <br />r "~~"~~°°~ s COITNCIL AGENDA REPORT <br />OS GASO <br />MEETING DATE: 6/7/10 <br />ITEM NO: <br />DATE: May 26, 2010 <br />TO: MAYOR AND TOWN COUNCIL <br />FROM: GREG CARSON, TOWN MANAGER <br />SUBJECT:. ADOPT A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE TRANSFER OF <br />COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT (CDBG) FUNDS AND <br />RELATED BUDGET ADJUSTMENTS <br />RECOMMENDATION: <br />Adopt a resolution authorizing the transfer of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) <br />funds and related budget adjustments (Attachment 1). <br />BACKGROUND: <br />The Town has participated in the Santa Clara Urban County CDBG Program since 1975. <br />Through this program, the Town receives federal CDBG funds for activities which benefit <br />primarily very low and low income households, including Americans with Disabilities Act <br />(ADA) modifications, affordable housing developments, the Housing Conservation Program, and <br />service programs .administered by local nonprofit agencies. <br />DISCUSSION: <br />.Each fiscal year, Council adopts a resolution allocating CDBG funds for that year. 'The total <br />amount of funds available each year is set by the federal Department of Housing and Urban <br />Development (HUD).. If any project which is allocated CDBG funds does not use all of those <br />funds, they must be re-allocated to another project before they maybe used. All of the Town's <br />CDBG allocations are tracked by Santa -Clara County on a document called the Cash Control <br />Record, and each is assigned a "project number." <br />The Town's Cash Control Record currently includes an allocation for ADA-compliant curb cuts <br />(project LG-09.-41). This project has been completed, and the Parks and Public Works <br />PREPARED BY: Regina A. F <br />.Director <br />Reviewed by: ~_Assistant Town Manager~I'own Attorney <br />Clerk Administrator Finance Community Development <br />