City of Slidell
The City of Slidell invites public review and comment regarding substantial amendments to its Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) 2015-2019 Consolidated Plan and FY 2019 Annual Action Plan, and amendments to its CDBG Citizen Participation Plan. These amendments are in response to and in compliance with the CARES Act, which awarded the City of Slidell $104,599 in CDBG-CV funds to prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus.
Proposed substantial amendments to the Consolidated and Annual Action Plans include:
• adding a new strategic goal related to disaster response and recovery
• adding the CDBG-CV funds as an available resource
• adding a new activity – Urgent Needs: Public Services
Proposed amendments to the Citizen Participation Plan include:
• adding provisions to allow flexibility in public notices during disasters
• updates to complaint notifications
To request a hard copy of the full proposed amendments, please email or call the Department of Planning at (985) 646-4320.
The city invites public comment through Tuesday, May 19, 2020.

To comment or ask questions about the amendments please email or call 985-646-4320.
You can mail or deliver to:
CDBG, c/o Planning Department
250 Bouscaren St, Ste 203,
Slidell, LA, 70458
You can also participate in a virtual public meeting on Monday, May 18, 2020 at 5:30 pm. This meeting will be via tele and video conference. At the meeting time, call (978) 990-5000 access code 289954 or go to