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Community Development Block Grants

Helping enhance livability in Kansas communities

Upcoming CDBG Workshop

When

Wednesday, September 21, 2022 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM CDT
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Where

McPherson Community Building
122 E. Marlin
McPherson, KS 67460

Who Qualifies for Community Development Block Grants

  • All cities and counties in the state of Kansas, except for Johnson County, all towns within Johnson County, Kansas City, Manhattan, Lawrence, Topeka, Wichita and Leavenworth
Eligibility Requirements

To receive CDBG funds, a project must meet at least one of the following federally mandated criteria:

  • Benefits low- and/or moderate-income individuals
  • Removes or prevents slum or blighted conditions
  • Eliminates an urgent need created by a disaster when local funds are unavailable

The small cities Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program allows the Department of Commerce to distribute federal funds to Kansas cities and counties looking to improve their community.

CDBG awards are given in four primary categories:

  1. Annual Competitive Grants
  2. Economic Development Grants
  3. Commercial Rehabilitation Grants
  4. Urgent Need Grants
  5. Housing Grants
Who Qualifies
  • All cities and counties in the state of Kansas, except for Johnson County, all towns within Johnson County, Kansas City, Manhattan, Lawrence, Topeka, Wichita and Leavenworth
Eligibility Requirements

To receive CDBG funds, a project must meet at least one of the following federally mandated criteria:

  • Benefits low- and/or moderate-income individuals
  • Removes or prevents slum or blighted conditions
  • Eliminates an urgent need created by a disaster when local funds are unavailable

2022 Application Periods

  • Economic Development: applications accepted through December 2022
  • Commercial Rehabilitation: applications accepted through December 2022
  • Urgent Need: applications accepted year round on an as-needed basis through December 2022

2023 Annual Application Period

  • Water & Sewer Infrastructure: application deadline February 1, 2023
  • Community Facilities and Services (Community Centers, Libraries, and Parks; Sidewalks and Trails): application deadline February 1, 2023
  • Non-Profit Child Care and Education Facilities: application deadline February 1, 2023
  • Youth Job Training: application deadline February 1, 2023
  • Architectural Barrier Removal: application deadline February 1, 2023

2023 Other Application Periods

  • Regional Water Planning Grant: applications accepted through December 2023
  • Housing Rehabilitation: application accepted through December 2023
  • Economic Development: applications accepted through December 2023
  • Commercial Rehabilitation: applications accepted through December 2023
  • Urgent Need: applications accepted year round on an as-needed basis through December 2023

Additional Resources

Sample Request for Proposals (RFP) and RFQ Notices
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CDBG Proposed Changes Public Hearing – March 2021
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2015 Census LMI Data
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Resource Library
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3rd Thursdays @ 3 with CDBG