The Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008 (Public Law 110-252-No.1), enacted on June 30, 2008, appropriated $300 million through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program for “necessary expenses related to disaster relief, long-term recovery, and restoration of infrastructure, housing, and economic revitalization in areas affected by hurricanes, floods, and other natural disasters occurring during 2008 for which the President declared a major disaster...”. The U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) was designated by Congress as the administering agency. On December 24, 2008, Illinois was allocated $17,341,434 through the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008 (Public Law 110-252-No.2), reflecting Illinois' share of the $300 million appropriation approved under Public Law 110-252-No.1. This supplemental disaster recovery allocation is known as the CDBG "Midwest" Disaster Recovery program.
- CDBG Disaster Recovery 1771 (Midwest) Program - $17,341,434
CDBG Disaster Recovery (Midwest) Action Plan
Duplication of Benefits
CDBG Disaster Recovery Midwest Quarterly Reports