Grants, Programs & Disaster Recovery
The Department of Capital Planning and Resiliency administers several different grant programs for The City of Moore such as Community Development Block Grant – Entitlement and Community Development Block Group – Disaster Recovery, Oklahoma Recreational Trail Grant, and the ACOG Clean Cities Grant.
Community Development Block Grant – Disaster Recovery
The City of Moore has received Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). CDBG-DR funds support a broad range of community projects to address unmet long term recovery needs in the May 2013 disaster area. The Disaster Recovery funds aid in long-term tornado recovery efforts. The City with resident and committee input has completed an Action Plan that guides the spending and projects related to these funds.
Community Development Block Grant – Entitlement
According to the Department of Housing and Urban Development, The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Entitlement Program provides annual grants on a formula basis to entitled cities and counties to develop viable urban communities by providing decent housing and a suitable living environment, and by expanding economic opportunities, principally for low- and moderate-income persons. The program is authorized under Title 1 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, Public Law 93-383, as amended; 42 U.S.C.-5301 et seq.
The City of Moore has been awarded several grants over the past few years that have funded many different projects.
Clean Air Grant
The Association of Central Oklahoma Governments (ACOG) granted the City of Moore a Clean Air Grant for Public Sector Fleets. The City received a total of $32,755.00 to convert one new grapple truck to natural gas. This new grapple truck is estimated to be in use by the end of 2022.