Program Statement

The Program Statement describes the method by which the Maine Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program funds will be distributed and outlines application eligibility/criteria for each of the programs. The CDBG program is administered pursuant to 5 M.R.S.A 13073. The CDBG program is been developed by the Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) following a review of past programs, a forum with program constituents, and a comprehensive assessment of statewide community and economic development needs. In accordance with the Maine Administrative Procedures Act, DECD holds a series of public hearings regarding the development of the Program Statement.

2021 CDBG Program Statement (PDF)

2021 CDBG Program Statement (MS Word)

2020 CDBG Program Statement (PDF)

2020 CDBG Program Statement (MS Word)