Annual Action Plan - 2017
The DRAFT 2017 Annual Action Plan and Appendices outlines the projects and/or programs awarded CDBG or HOME funds for various activities benefiting the low to moderate income individuals and families living in Salem and Keizer. The activities include, but are not limited to, microenterprise development, job creation, and affordable housing rehabilitation or direct rental assistance.
Annual Action Plan - 2016
The 2016 Annual Plan , Appendices, and all comments with responses was approved by the City Council and submitted to HUD May 15, 2016. The Action Plan outlines the projects and/or programs awarded CDBG or HOME funds for various activities benefiting the low to moderate income individuals and families living in Salem and Keizer. The activities include, but are not limited to, microenterprise development, job creation, and affordable housing rehabilitation or direct rental assistance.
Special consideration may be given to projects or programs aligned with the following 2015-2019 priority goals:
- Promote Economic Development
- End Homelessness
- Expand Affordable Housing
- Neighborhood Revitalization
2017-2018 Training Manual
Consolidated Plan and Annual Action Plan
The City of Salem's 2015-2019 Consolidated Plan and 2015 Annual Action Plan identifies the priority needs of the Salem and Keizer area. These priorities impact the preservation of affordable housing to low and very low-income neighborhoods within Salem and Keizer. The Consolidated Plan has identified primary goals for allocating CDBG and HOME funds. Summary of goals:
- Goal 1 Promote Economic Development
- Goal 2 End Homelessness
- Goal 3 Expand Affordable Housing
- Goal 4 Neighborhood Revitalization
Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER)
The City has established a vigorous performance measurement system to review the outcomes of all programs funded with CDBG and HOME funds provided through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) documents accomplishments of CDBG and HOME program investments in the City. The CAPER presents information to assist citizens in the evaluation of the City’s performance in meeting goals of the Consolidated Plan and subsequently the Annual Action Plan.
The 2015-2016 CAPER reports the City's accomplishments by using CDBG and HOME funding to benefit the low - moderate income households within the City. Unique Appendices
Citizen Participation Plan
The 2015-2019 Citizen Participation Plan
(CPP) provides for and encourages citizens of Salem and Keizer to participate in the planning, development, implementation, and evaluation of the City's Housing and Community Development Plans and Programs. The CPP lays out processes for public comments and evaluation of proposed projects that use CDBG and HOME dollars.
Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing
The 2015 Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing (AI). This AI reviews the community’s laws, administrative procedures, and other practices that have an effect of restricting the housing choice of residents of Salem and Keizer.
Neighborhood Revitalization Strategy Area (NRSA)
As part of the Housing and Community Development Consolidated Plan, the City is designating sections of Salem as 2015 Updated Neighborhood Revitalization Strategy Areas (NRSA). Communities designated as NRSA's are offered enhanced flexibility in undertaking community economic development, housing, and public service activities with CDBG funds. The NRSA includes sections of SESNA, North East Neighbors, Grant, Highland, and Central Salem Neighborhoods.
Mid Willamette Homeless Initiative
Continuum of Care
Rural Oregon Continuum of Care (ROCC)