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    The City of Lakeland prepared the Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Reports (CAPER) for the 2015-2016 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) program year. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development must receive the CAPER in the Jacksonville Field Office by December 29, 2016. The public may review and submit comments on the reports prior to submission to HUD.


    The CAPER reports contain information on the status of all CDBG and HOME funded projects underway or completed during the program year October 1, 2015 to September 30, 2016. These reports document the City’s performance in meeting the various requirements for the expenditure of CDBG and HOME funds.

    The CAPER and accompanying narrative statements are available for review in the Community Development Department, at City Hall, 228 S. Massachusetts Avenue and at the Neighborhood Services Division, Housing Section, 1104 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Lakeland, Florida, where interested parties may obtain a copy at no charge or receive information about the reports. The report is also available for review at both public libraries and on the City’s web site at Comments should be addressed to: Annie L. Gibson, Housing Programs Coordinator, Community Development Department, Neighborhood Services Division, Housing Section, 1104 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, Lakeland, FL 33805 and received by her on or before Monday, December 21, 2016.

    HOME Investment Partnerships Program

    The HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) was authorized by Title II of the Cranston-Gonzalez National Affordable Housing Act in 1990, and provides formula grants to states and local governments for a wide range of housing activities.  HOME is the largest Federal block grant designed exclusively to create affordable housing for low-income households.