The Manager of the Community Development Unit (CDU) has operational and supervisory responsibility for the federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program including the Community Development Fund (CDF), Mini-Entitlement Program, and the Massachusetts Downtown Initiative (MDI). In addition, the Manager of the CDU is responsible for the administration of the $75M CDBG-CV program funded through the CARES Act, which funded a variety of programs and grantees related to COVID-19.  The Manager of the CDU will be responsible for the development and oversight of a new HUD program, the Recovery Housing Program which will make funds available to assist those in recovery from a substance use disorder to have stable housing for up to two years.

The incumbent will be responsible for overseeing technical assistance, and overall service delivery by program staff for approximately 60 to 75 annual municipal grant recipients and their administering agencies in order to maximize successful grant administration at the local level.

The incumbent will have operational and supervisory responsibility for the Community Investment Tax Credit (CITC) program, the Liabilities to Assets (LTA) pilot program funded with state capital funds, and the state’s Gateways Housing Rehabilitation program.

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