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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 03-06-2019)

Activities: Eligible / IneligiblePage 5
Neighborhood Investment Priority NeedsPage 9
Citizen Participation PlanPage 12
Conflict of InterestPage 15
Funding PoliciesPage 23
LiensPage 38
 Live-in Aide Page 39
 Loans Page 41
Match RequirementsPage 8
Privacy PolicyPage 43
Mortgage Subordination PolicyPage 79 
Property StandardsPage 57
Public Comment Page 13/67
Reverse MortgagePage 78
Tenant Based Rental AssistancePage 82
Underwriting Standards, Single Family RehabPage 87
Underwriting Standards, Homebuyer  Page 92


Page Last Updated 03/06/2019