City of Shawnee

Community Development Block Grant

2020 - 2024 Consolidated Plan and 2020 Action Plan (proposed)
2019 Annual Action Plan
2018 Consolidated Annual Plan Evaluation Report (CAPER)
Consolidated Plan 2015 - 2019 
Citizen Participation Plan 

On Monday, October 14, 2019, at 7:00 P.M., the City of Shawnee will hold a public meeting to consider the City’s 2020-2024 Consoliated Plan and the 2020 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Action Plan under the City’s entitlement from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 11110 Johnson Drive, Shawnee, Kansas 66203. Please contact Lauren Grashoff in the Community Development Department at 913-742-6226, with any questions.

The 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan outlines the City’s priority needs, objectives, and anticipated projects to be undertaken to meet the community development needs of low and moderate income residents. The Annual Plan is a component of the five-year Consolidated Plan. Priorities of the Consolidated Plan designate the provision of public services, public facility and infrastructure improvements, housing rehabilitation, and homelessness prevention.

It is expected that the City of Shawnee will receive approximately $279,377 in Entitlement Community Development Block Grant funds in fiscal year 2020. The 2020 Annual Plan proposes to address the needs of Shawnee residents by funding the following projects; public services (Johnson County Park and Recreation District, $11,700 for summer day camp scholarships, The Salvation Army, $7,500 for subsistence payments, and Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas, $5,000 for subsistence payments), housing rehabilitation services, ($35,000 for the Minor Home Rehabilitation program), public facilities ($5,000 to Friends of Johnson County Developmental Services for accessibility home improvements) ,and public infrastructure ($215,177 for street and stormwater improvements on 59th Street between King Street and Barton Street).

All interested parties are invited to attend the public hearing and make comment. Should you require special accommodations, contact Lauren Grashoff, Shawnee Community Development Department, 11110 Johnson Drive, Shawnee, KS 66203, 913-742-6226.

Copies of the five-year Consolidated Plan and the 2020 Action Plan draft may be reviewed at Shawnee City Hall between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Upon completion of the public hearing there will be a thirty (30) day public comment period, October 15, 2019 through November 15, 2019. Comments can be made in writing to 11110 Johnson Drive, Shawnee, KS 66203, by phone at 913-742-6226, or by e-mail to