Sub-Recipient Resources

City of Irving Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Public Services funds to eligible non-profit organizations for the provision of programs and services to low to moderate income Irving residents. The proper management of these funds is crucial to the success of all residents. 

Below are resources to aid in the success of your CDBG sub-recipient programs.

Application Workshop Presentations

Subrecipient Manual

Sample Monitoring Checklist

Policy and Procedure Checklist

Playing by the Rules, A Handbook for CDBG Sub-recipients on Administrative Systems (2022)

CDBG Subrecipient Oversight Guidebook

Standards for Internal Control in the Federal Government

Acceptable Income Verification Documentation

Sample Forms*

*Forms above are samples and not intended for final use. Final drafts of agency forms should be submitted to City staff for compliance review. 


The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program is authorized under Title 1 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended. The primary objective of the CDBG program is the development of viable urban communities, principally for low-income persons through the provision of the following:

  • Decent housing
  • A suitable living environment
  • Economic opportunity

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) provides resources to ensure compliance with federal regulations while providing needed services to eligible residents.

CDBG Laws and Regulations

OMB Circulars – 2 CFR 200

Basically CDBG 

HUD Exchange

HUD Monitoring Guides

CPD Performance Measurement