The Community Development Advisory Committee is responsible for making recommendations to East Lansing City Council on annual funding priorities for Community Development Block Grant dollars allocated by the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
This committee is made up of representatives from the following commissions:
Commission on the Environment (1), Housing Commission (1), Human Rights Commission (2), Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee (1), Planning Commission (1), Seniors Commission (1), Transportation Commission (1) and the University Student Commission (1).
The CD Advisory Committee primary tasks include working with City staff to review applications, conduct public hearings, and make recommendations to East Lansing City Council regarding the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) budget.
As of November 1, 2023, FY2025 CDBG Applications are now open! Please go to the Applying for CDBG Funding webpage for more information.