Draft 2023 Annual Action Plan (AAP)

The City of Seattle announces the release of the Draft 2023 Annual Action Plan (AAP) to the 2018-2023 Consolidated Plan for Housing and Community Development. The Draft 2023 AAP includes proposed guidance for the allocation of an estimated $16.9 million of federal grant funds [approximately $9.4 million in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds, $4.3 million in HOME program funds, $801,427 in Emergency Shelter Grant Program (ESG) funds and $3.4 million in Housing Opportunity for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) funds] from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

The Annual Action Plan responds to HUD requirements for the City of Seattle to access these funds. It describes the allocations of these funds to address housing, homeless services, community development, and economic development needs of the City’s low- and moderate-income residents and neighborhoods.

The Public is invited to attend a virtual public hearing to discuss the Draft 2023 Annual Action Plan at the Seattle City Council's Public Safety and Human Services committee meeting on:

December 13, 2022, at 9:30am
Seattle City Hall

Information on participating in the public hearing, submitting comments, and downloading or receiving the document(s) can be found at https://www.seattle.gov/human-services/reports-and-data/federal-funding-plans/2022-annual-action-plan

Draft 2021 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER)

As required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), a draft of the City of Seattle’s 2021 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) is now available for 15-day public review and comment. This report describes the benefits and results achieved through the expenditure of four federal grants in 2021: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Home Investment Partnerships (HOME), Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA), and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funds. Certain federal HUD production reports such as federal expenditures by activity are also available upon request.

To download or view the report, click below:

To submit a comment about this report, please contact:

Federal Grants Manager
Human Services Department
PO Box 34215                                          
Seattle WA  98124-4215
(206) 684-0288 / E-mail: BlockGrants@seattle.gov 

2021 Annual Action Plan (AAP) Substantial Amendment to apply for HOME Investment Partnerships American Rescue Plan Program (HOME-ARP) funds

The City of Seattle received the four entitlement funds in 2021 listed above from HUD based on approval of its 2021 Annual Action Plan. This Substantial Amendment is to advise the public of the Office of Housing’s application for funds under the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, in the amount of $12,220,684, to be used for affordable rental housing.

The HOME ARP Substantial Amendment to the 2021 Annual Action Plan can be found online at:

Seattle's 2018-2022 Consolidated Plan For Housing And Community Development

The City of Seattle announces the release of the 2018-2022 Consolidated Plan for Housing and Community Development. The 2018-2022 Consolidated includes proposed guidance for the allocation of an estimated $17 million of federal grant and program revenue funds [approximately $9.8 million in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds, $4.2 million in HOME program funds, $796,000 in Emergency Shelter Grant Program (ESG) funds and $2.3 million in Housing Opportunity for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) funds] from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

This report includes final 2018 allocations from the federal Housing and Urban Development department (HUD), updates to the project activity list and updated narratives for the Community Participation Plan. Contact Debra Rhinehart at (206) 684-0574 or debra.rhinehart@seattle.gov for questions or to request a printed copy of the draft plan.