The CDBG regulations allow the use of grant funds for a wide range of public service activities, including, but not limited to:
Employment services (e.g., job training);
Crime prevention and public safety;
Substance abuse services (e.g., counseling and treatment);
Fair housing counseling;
Services for senior citizens;
Services for homeless persons;
and – Recreational services.
Each year, a maximum of 15% of the total CDBG allocation can be used to fund Public Service projects. These projects aim to serve low-income residents of the City of Marietta. The City chooses to fund a wide range of services, to ensure that CDBG funds have a larger impact.
PY2023 Public Service Subrecipients:
The Center for Family Resources
Emergency rental assistance for families with dependent children facing eviction