Grants Administration is the trustee of federal entitlement funds that are distributed to the City of Tulsa by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
The City of Tulsa receives federal allocations through Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Home Investment Partnership Grant (HOME) Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG), and Housing Opportunities for Persons with Aids (HOPWA).
Grants Administration coordinates and oversees all aspects of the grant submissions and provides oversight to ensure ethical compliance. In addition, Grants Administration provides support to City departments to ensure the implementation of policies and practices are in compliance with applicable Federal, State, and local laws, regulations, and contract stipulations. Grants also provides expertise in budgeting, reporting and contract and compliance monitoring.
HUD HOME Funds at Work: Altamont Apartments
The $2.7 million renovations of the Altamont Apartments is complete and is key to reducing homelessness in Tulsa. This complex renovation was funded in partnership with the City of Tulsa using HUD HOME funds for affordable housing, National Housing Trust Funds and the Mental Health Association of Oklahoma. The City invested nearly $1 million in HOME funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) into the project. The 39 units are for extremely low-income persons who are at risk of experiencing homelessness.
Draft Program Year (PY) 2019 Annual Action Plan
The City of Tulsa’s Draft PY 2019 Annual Action Plan will be available for a 30-day public review and comment period from March 5, 2019 through April 4, 2019. The Annual Plan serves as the application to the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for funds under the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG), and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) program. All comments should e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
The plan is also available for review at the following locations: City of Tulsa-City Clerk’s Office, 175 E. 2nd Street; INCOG, Two West 2nd Street, Suite 800; and the Central, Hardesty, Martin, Rudisill, and Zarrow Libraries.