The County of Lehigh received two allocations of CARES Act funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG-CV) program. The first allocation (CDBG-CV1) was for $757,860, and the second allocation (CDBG-CV3) was for $1,267,910. To date, $1,035,770 has been awarded to projects which prepare, plan for, and respond to COVID-19. Lehigh County has $990,000 remaining to be awarded.
Please read The Application Cover Letter prior to completing the application.
The CDBG-CV Application can be downloaded HERE.
The application contains Digital Signature Fields on pages 7 and 8. For the signature field to be active (visible), you must use a browser OTHER THAN the Google Chrome or the Edge browsers. If you use a browser other than those two, please click on the "Get Adobe Reader" icon in the left-hand module beneath the "Section Link" module for a downloadable Adobe Reader program. If you see the prompt for the digital signature and you are set up to utilize that option, please do. If you use Google Chrome or Edge, please print out pages 7 and 8 to sign and fill out and mail to the our office as directed below.
Lehigh County continues to accept applications on a rolling basis and will continue to do so until all funding has been awarded. Applications shall be submitted via email to email@example.com. Please be sure to include the application form and all supporting documentation. Applicants can also mail their submissions to the address below:
Lehigh County Government Center
Attn: Cyndi King
Room 519, Community & Economic Development
17 South Seventh Street
Allentown, Pennsylvania 18101