CD Board, Meetings & Awards

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Vermont Community Development Board

Vermont has a Community Development (CD) Board, which in conjunction with the VCDP staff, review the applications. The CD Board is made up of nine members from around the state, who are appointed by the Governor. The CD Board makes VCDP grant award recommendations to the Secretary of the Agency of Commerce and Community Development (ACCD), who then makes the final award decisions on behalf of the Governor.

CD Board Members

Cynthia Gubb, Chair - Londonderry
Elizabeth Ruffa - East Dorset
David A. Scherr - Burlington
Sarah Carpenter - Burlington
Lisa Sullivan - Wilmington
Kenneth Niemczyk - Woodstock
Amelia Silver - Manchester
Bruce MacLean - Peacham
Angus Chaney – Brandon
  

2018 CD Board Meetings (July 2018-June 2019)

*Target Dates for Submission CD Board Meeting Schedule Agenda Minutes Awards
Sep 4, 2018 Nov. 1, 2018      
Feb. 12, 2019 Apr. 4, 2019      
Apr. 16, 2019 Jun. 13, 2019  

The VCDP applications are available throughout the year and are accepted on a rolling basis. However, it is recommended that you submit your application prior to the target dates listed above for the corresponding board meeting.  For more information see - *Guidance for Applying.

2017 CD Board Meetings (July 2017-June 2018)

*Target Dates for Submission CD Board Meeting Schedule Agenda Minutes Awards
Aug. 8, 2017 Oct. 12, 2017 Agenda Approved Awards
Nov. 21, 2017 Feb. 8, 2018 Agenda Approved Awards
Feb. 6, 2018 Apr. 12, 2018 Cancelled - April applications will be
reviewed at the June 14 Board Meeting
Apr. 17, 2018 Jun. 14, 2018 Agenda DRAFT Awards

CDBG-DR Board Meetings

The VCDP is no longer accepting CDBG-DR applications for new projects, but may need  to schedule a board meeting to meet and discuss enhancement requests of current projects.

2016 Board Meeting Minutes

September 11, 2017
June 22, 2017
Feburary 9, 2017

November 17, 2016
October 13, 2016

CDBG and CDBG - Disaster Recovery (DR) Awards

The following are lists of projects that have been funded by the VCDP:

CDBG 2016 Awards (pdf)
CDBG 2015 Awards (pdf)
CDBG 2014 Awards (pdf)
CDBG 2013 Awards (pdf)
CDBG 2012 Awards (pdf)
CDBG 2011 Awards (pdf)
CDBG-DR Awards (pdf)

Annual Report

The following are legislative annual summaries of CDBG and CDBG-DR projects funded by the VCDP:

2015 (July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2015) (pdf)
2014 (July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2014) (pdf)
2013 (July 1, 2012 - June 30, 2013) (pdf)
2012 (July 1, 2011 - June 30, 2012) (pdf)
2011 (July 1, 2010 - June 30, 2011) (pdf)

Contact Us

Cindy Blondin, Grants Specialist
802-828-5219

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Deane C. Davis Building, 6th Floor
Montpelier, VT 05620-0501

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