Jefferson County, Alabama

Community Development (Non-Housing)



Mr. Nathan Salter, Grant Administration
Suite A-430
716 Richard Arrington Jr., Blvd North            
Birmingham, AL 35203     
Phone: (205) 521-7569
Fax: (205) 325-5095

CDBG Policies and Procedures

Citizen's Participation Plan

Limited English Proficiency (LEP) Plan

The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program funds are provided to Jefferson County, Alabama from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to develop viable urban communities by providing decent housing and a suitable living environment, and by expanding economic opportunities, principally for low- and moderate-income persons.

Applications for CDBG Program Year 2020 Non-Housing Funding (October 1, 2020 - September 30, 2021):

Emergency Solutions Grant Program The Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) Program funds are allocated to service providers to assist individuals and families quickly regain stability in permanent housing after experiencing a housing crisis or homelessness. The following activities are eligible components of ESG: street outreach, emergency shelter, homelessness prevention, rapid re-housing assistance, and data collection through the Homelessness Management Information System or HMIS.  

Consolidated Plans for Community Development Programs

The Consolidated Plan is designed to help states and local jurisdictions to assess their affordable housing and community development needs and market conditions, and to make data-driven, place-based investment decisions.  The consolidated planning process serves as the framework for a community-wide dialogue to identify housing and community development priorities.  The Jefferson County Commission encourages citizensí participation and input to ascertain actual "grass roots" needs.  For more information contact Frederick Hamilton at the number or email listed above.

Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice

Five-Year Consolidated Plan for Program Years 2015-2019 and One-Year Action Plan for 2015 


2016-17 Action Plan for CDBG, HOME and ESG Programs


2017-18 Action Plan for CDBG- HOME and ESG Programs


2018-19 Action Plan for CDBG, HOME, and ESG Programs

2019-20 Action Plan for CDBG, HOME, and ESG Programs

  • Proposed Amendment 1 to PY 2019 Action Plan One-Year Use of Funds Summary Condensed Comment Period (12/6/19-1/6/20) for CDBG, HOME, and ESG Programs



    Jefferson County 2010 Five-Year Consolidated Plan (October 1, 2010 - September 30, 2015):

    Community Development Program Amendments


    Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER)

    In the CAPER, Jefferson County reports on accomplishments and progress toward Consolidated Plan goals in the prior year.  Below are the Jefferson County CAPERs associated with the 2010 Five-Year Consolidated Plan.