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City of Marietta’s Community Development Division receives HUD CDBG Grant of $519,893

MARIETTA – The City of Marietta has been awarded a $519,893 grant from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to support community projects that provide both decent housing and maintain suitable living environments and human service activities serving vulnerable children and youth.

The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds are targeted for Homeowner Rehabilitation, First Time Home Buyers, and Elderly Homeowner Emergency or Accessible Features projects. Free Informational Workshops will begin in September. The schedules will be publicly announced at the following website:

For more information, contact Daphne Bradwell, Manager, 268 Lawrence Street, Suite 200, Marietta, GA 30060; Telephone: 770-794-5437 or e-mail to: