CDBG Management and Implementation Manual

The CDBG Management and Implementation Manual provides information for grant recipients and administrators to properly manage projects funded through the CDBG program.

The manual is separated into specific chapters based on subject matter.

For specific questions not covered here, contact the ADECA program supervisor for your region.

CED Staff Contact Info | CDBG Program Supervisor Territories Map


Management and Implementation Manual

Chapter 01 – Program Management

Chapter 02 – Environmental Management

Chapter 03 – Financial Management

Chapter 04 – Procurement and Contracting

Chapter 05 – Civil Rights

Chapter 06 – Labor Standards and Contract Compliance

Chapter 07 – Housing Rehabilitation

Chapter 08 – Real Property Acquisition

Chapter 09 – Relocation

Chapter 10 – Audit

Chapter 11 – Close Out

Chapter 12 – Economic Development Fund

Chapter 13 – Compliance Checklist


The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has issued a handbook for subrecipients of CDBG Program grant funds that provides guidance for understanding the administrative requirements that apply to the use of federal funds for the delivery of CDBG programs and activities:

Playing by the Rules: A Handbook for CDBG Subrecipients on Administrative Systems