Community Development Advisory Committee

Meetings
Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month at 6pm.

About Us
The Community Development Advisory Committee (CDAC) is composed of nine citizens of the City of New Braunfels, as broadly representative of all aspects of the community as possible, including at least two low-to-moderate income residents as defined by current federal family income guidelines.

The CDAC serves in an advisory capacity to the City Council on matters relating to the CDBG Program. Membership is for three years, with staggered terms so that no more than three members shall be appointed each year by the City Council.

Membership is open to any community member living within the City of New Braunfels’ city limits. If you are interested in joining the CDAC, please contact the City Secretary's Office at 424 S. Castell Street, New Braunfels, TX 78130, or at (830) 221-4010.

Duties
Typical duties of a CDAC member would include:
  • Developing and implementing the Consolidated Plan and Strategy, and establishing goals and priorities for the CDBG program
  • Evaluating the progress of said goals and priorities
  • Ensuring the efficient and effective use of the CDBG funds to benefit the citizens of New Braunfels
  • Encouraging public participation in the CDBG allocation process
  • Maximizing the opportunities of the community for participation in other federal and state housing and community development initiatives
  • Make recommendations regarding the allocation of CDBG funds for eligible activities