About the Department

The primary function of the department is to administer entitlement grants to the City of Muncie from U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), currently including:

  • Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)
  • HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME)
  • Community Development Block Grant-COVID-19 (CDBG-CV)
  • Home Investment Partnership Program - American Rescue Plan (HOME-ARP)

These are intended by HUD to develop and revitalize viable urban communities by providing decent affordable housing and a suitable living environment, and by expanding economic opportunities, principally for low- and moderate-income persons.



PY23 Annual Action Plan Public Hearing Notice

Finding Of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for Acquisition of former Workman's Bar for Crisis Center

2022 Warming Centers  Poster


The Energy Assistance Program (EAP) opens on October 1, 2021, accepting online and mail-in applications for Program Year 2022.  Please see below to learn how to apply.

New this year: Apply for water assistance when you apply for your energy assistance. If you pay your water/wastewater bill, check “water” on your EAP application and include your water bill to be considered for water assistance. Please click here for more details about IHCDA's Water Program.