GSG Client Showcase: Monroe County/Key West

Monroe County/Key West Disaster Recovery Program
Allocation: $22,750,000

GSG was among a project team managing the Monroe County/Key West Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Disaster Recovery Program since its inception in 2007. The storm events for this project were Hurricane Wilma and Tropical Storm Faye. Services include, but are not limited to, CDBG program monitoring, management, oversight and implementation; intake and eligibility determinations, County-wide community outreach, construction management and inspection services; program compliance and reporting; coordinate program activities and progress with Department of Economic Opportunity; serve as liaison for the State and Federal funding agencies; program audit reviews; environmental review analyses; Davis Bacon compliance monitoring; state and federal reporting; financial management and budgeting; process draw requests for utilization of funding; perform all administrative functions relative to payment requests, contractor reimbursements, construction change orders, etc. The success of the program led to the State allocating additional funds to expand activities undertaken.