Community Development Block Grant - Emergency Assistance Program (CDBG-EAP)

CDBG-Emergency Assistance Program

The Community Development Block Grant - Emergency Assistance Program (CDBG-EAP) is administered by the Wisconsin Department of Administration, Division of Energy, Housing, and Community Resources (DEHCR) under Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended.  CDBG-EAP funds are used to assist local units of government in addressing emergency housing, public facility, infrastructure, and business assistance needs that occur as a result of natural or manmade disasters.  Such assistance may include, but is not limited to: housing rehabilitation, acquisition/demolition, housing replacement, road repairs, storm water drainage and public facilities.

Application Documents

Eligibility

A local unit of government interested in applying for CDBG-EAP funds must do so within 90 days of the disaster event. Applying within 60 days is encouraged.

Eligible Activities

CDBG funds must be used for the benefit of low – to moderate- income households/persons.  Income information will need to be collected and reviewed to ensure participant eligibility. 

CDBG-EAP funds may be used to address damage caused by the disaster, including:

  • Repair of disaster related damage to the dwelling unit, including repair or replacement of plumbing, heating, and electrical systems.

  • Acquisition and demolition of dwellings unable to be repaired.

  • Housing Replacement - in situations where repairs would exceed 50% of the pre-event Fair Market Value

  • Repairs to public facilities (libraries, village/town halls, wastewater treatment facilities, community and senior centers)

  • Public Infrastructure (street repairs, sidewalks, sewer, lighting etc.)

  • Business Assistance (replace equipment , capital to re-open)

CDBG-EAP funds may not be used for:

  • Repairs or other costs covered by insurance or other federal or state assistance

  • Cleaning

  • Replacement of furniture, food, clothing or other personal items

  • Any repairs not directly related to the disaster

  • Repairs to State Highways

  • Income replacement

Note: CDBG-EAP funding cannot address 100% of the expenses related to the recovery efforts.

Plan for Disaster Recovery

Documents & Forms

Quarterly Progress Reports

​ CDBG-DR IKE Quarterly Reports

​CDBG-DR Midwest Quarterly Reports

October 1 - December 31, 2010

October 1 - December 31, 2010

January 1 - March 31, 2011

January 1 - March 31, 2011

​April 1 -June 30, 2011

April 1 - June 30, 2011

July 1 - September 30, 2011

​​July 1 - September 30, 2011

October 1 - December 31, 2011

October 1 - December 31, 2011

January 1 - March 31, 2012

January 1 - March 31, 2012

​April 1 - June 30, 2012

April 1 - June 30, 2012

July 1 - September 30, 2012

July 1 - September 30, 2012

October 1 - December 31,2012

October 1 - December 31,2012

January 1 - March 31, 2013

January 1 - March 31, 2013

​April 1 - June 30, 2013

April 1 - June 30, 2013

July 1 - September 30, 2013

July 1 - September 30, 2013

October 1 - December 31, 2013

October 1 - December 31, 2013

January 1 - March 31, 2014

January 1 - March 31, 2014

April 1 - June 30, 2014

April 1 - June 30, 2014

July 1 - September 30, 2014

July 1 - September 30, 2014

​October 1 - December 31, 2014

​October 1  - December 31, 2014

January 1 - March 31, 2015

January 1 - March 31, 2015

April 1 - June 30, 2015 

​​April 1 - June 30, 2015

​July 1 - September 30, 2015 

July 1 - September 30, 2015

​October 1 - December 31, 2015

October 1 - December 31, 2015

January 1 - March 31, 2016 

January 1 - March 31, 2016

April 1 - June 30, 2016

April 1 - June 30, 2016

​July 1 - September 30, 2016

July 1 - September 30, 2016

​October 1 - December 31, 2016

October 1 - December 31, 2016

January 1 - March 31, 2017 

​​January 1 - March 31, 2017

April 1 - June 30, 2017

April 1 - June 30, 2017

July 1 - September 30, 2017 IKE QPR.pdf

July 1 - August 23, 2017 (Final)

October 1 - December 31, 2017.pdf
January 1 - March 31, 2018

Contact

Information regarding EAP may be obtained by contacting the EAP Program Manager at (608) 266-7531.