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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Policy Groups

This section discusses the basic structure of policy groups that oversee the grants and when applications are accepted.

Community Development Commission (CDC)

Currently, twenty-seven of the thirty-five municipalities in the County are members of the CDC. The County is represented by the 18 County Board member.

HOME Advisory Group

The HOME Advisory Group was established in 1992 to advise the County Board on the use of federal funds received by the County from the HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) program. HOME funds are for affordable housing production activities.

2018 Meetings Calendar

2018 CDC, CDC Exec and HOME Advisory REVISED Meeting Calendar
2018 CDC, CDC Exec and HOME Advisory Meeting Calendar

Continuum of Care (CoC)

Service providers, government and civic organizations, private corporations, and people who have experienced homelessness have joined together and form the DuPage Homeless Continuum of Care.

CDC Policy Manual

The CDC Policies are compiled into a Manual updated on a regular basis.  Some of the most commonly accessed policies are listed below.

CDC Policy Manual (PDF 08-13-2018)

Activities: Eligible / IneligiblePage 7
Neighborhood Investment Priority NeedsPage 11
Citizen Participation PlanPage 14
Conflict of InterestPage 18
Funding PoliciesPage 26
Liens/LoansPage 42/45
Privacy PolicyPage 47
Match RequirementsPage 10
Property StandardsPage 62
Public Comment Page 15/72
Reverse MortgagePage 83
Mortgage Subordination PolicyPage 85
Underwriting Standards, Single Family RehabPage 91
Underwriting Standards, Homebuyer  Page 96