Community Development Citizens Advisory Committee (CDCAC)

The Community Development Citizens Advisory Committee (CDCAC) reviews grant requests, evaluates programs and makes recommendations to the County Board for the use of federal Community Development Block Grant and Community Services Block Grant (CDBG) funds. The Committee also advises on the development of the annual Community Development program as part of Arlington’s five-year Consolidated Plan.

Public Meetings

Meets the first Wednesday of every month at 6:30 p.m., except during proposal review in October and November. Meetings are generally in Room 311 of Courthouse Plaza–2100 Clarendon Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22201.

Public hearings on needs and performance of the CDBG program by CDCAC and the Housing Commission are held each fall. The proposed Annual Action Plan describing CDBG activities and past performance is included in the County Board budget hearing in March. October proposal review meetings are closed session.

2015 Meetings:

Date Location Meeting Materials
Jan. 7  311 Approval of Notes (Action)
New Commission Handbook
Arlington’s Continuum of Care to prevent and end homelessness
Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing and Fair Housing Plan
Chair’s Report
Staff Reports
Member Reports
Feb. 4  311 Approval of Notes (Action)
Update on Local Workforce Needs
Draft Community Participation Plan
Community Development Week Tour or Activity
Chair’s Report
Staff Reports
Member Reports
March 4  311 Approval of Notes  (Action)
Public Hearing on Draft Five Year Consolidated Plan for FY 2016-2020 and Annual Action Plan for FY 2016
Affordable Housing Study
Affordable Housing Study Presentation for CDCAC
Chair’s Report
Staff Reports
Member Reports
April 1  311 Community Development Tour
May 6  311 Approval of Notes (Action)
Presentation from Jason Boehlert, Executive Direct of National Association of County Community and Economic Development (NACCED) on state of Federal community development programs
Consideration of Draft Affordable Housing Master Plan
Consideration of Draft FY 2017 Community Development Fund NOFA
Chair’s Report
Staff Reports
Member Reports
June 3  311
July 1  311
August 5  311
Sept. 2  311
Oct.  311
Nov. 4  311
Dec. 2  311


Past Meetings