Items Types:
For Meeting of:
September 8, 2014
District: 4 From:
Contract ID: Document Number:
Exhibits: Yes On File (City Clerk) : Yes Draft Only: No
Grant Received by City?: Yes

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Program Year 2013 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Agreement between the City of Orlando and Lighthouse Central Florida, Inc.


On July 22, 2013, City Council approved, as part of the FY 2013-2014 Annual Action Plan for Housing and Community Development Programs, a request from Lighthouse Central Florida, Inc. for CDBG funding in the amount of Three Hundred Thousand Dollars ($300,000.00).  Lighthouse Central Florida will use this funding towards the rehabilitation and expansion of its building located at 2500 Kunze Avenue, Orlando, FL 32804.  Lighthouse is a local non-profit that provides employment services to adults with blindness or severe visual impairment.  The execution of this agreement was delayed due to an occupance issue with
a tenant in the building.

Fiscal & Efficiency Data: FY2013 HUD – Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) was approved on 07/22/2013 as part of the Annual Action Plan.

Recommended Action:
Approve and authorize the Mayor and City Clerk to execute the agreement with Lighthouse Central Florida in the amount of $300,000.00 after review of the documents by the City Attorney's office and Grants Development Supervisor.

Agenda Item attachment(s) on file in the City Clerks Office.

Note: All agenda items must be in the City Clerk's office by Noon Friday, six(6) business days prior to the regular Monday City Council meeting.

Contact: Elvis Santana
Approved By:

Department Date and Time
Budget Outside Routing Approval 8/28/2014 10:51 AM
Grants 8/29/2014 12:48 PM
Budget Outside Routing Approval 8/28/2014 10:51 AM
Budget Outside Routing Approval 8/28/2014 10:51 AM
Grants 8/29/2014 12:48 PM
City Clerk 8/29/2014 12:58 PM

Name: Description: Type:
Fiscal_Impact_Lighthouse_20140826.docx Fiscal Impact Statement Backup Material
CDBG_Agreement__300_000_8-8-2014.pdf CDBG Agreement with Lighthouse $300,000 Backup Material

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