Community Development Block Grant


The City's CDBG Program is funded through federal entitlement funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.  CDBG funds must be used to benefit low and moderate-income families. The CDBG Program operates in two-year funding cycles. The funding process for FY 2019-2020,  the second year of the present cycle is in progress. 

Notice of Funding Availability

Approximately $1,100,000 CDBG funds is available for FY 2019-2020  for the following eligible projects:
  • Capital projects: Designed to specifically support public facility (and housing in limited cases) acquisition, pre-development, construction, and rehabilitation projects.
  •  Capital project gap funding: Targeted at projects which currently have City approved CDBG grant, where the scope of the project has not changed, but additional funds may be needed due to unforeseen conditions, to complete the project. These may involve the acquisition, construction or rehabilitation of a facility.


Please see Notice of Funding Availability for more information. If you have any questions, please contact Lucia Hughes at 510-574-2043 or e-mail her at


CDBG Funded Housing Rehabilitation Program:  

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