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The City of Bloomington is an entitlement community which receives an annual allocation of Community Development Block Grant and HOME Investment Partnership funds. Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds are allocated on an annual basis in January. Applications for those funds are available in the fall. HOME applications are accepted on an ongoing basis. Those applications are for HOUSING projects only.

Please check your instruction sheet and calendar for important deadlines. Letters of Intent are due in the HAND office on October 14, 2016 by 4 p.m. Applications are due in the HAND office on December 2, 2016 by 4 p.m. For more information, call 349-3401.

Agencies are encouraged to use the Consolidated Plan 2015-2019 in their applications.


2017 Social Services Calendar (PDF 76.53 KB)

2017 Application for Social Services (DOC 107.50 KB)

Information needed for the 2017 CDBG Letter of Intent (PDF 4.49 KB)

Instructions for social services application (PDF 115.74 KB)

Social Services CDBG Eligibility Guidelines (PDF 18.27 KB)

Social Services Scoring Criteria (PDF 39.30 KB)

2017 Physical Improvements Calendar (PDF 140.05 KB)

Physical Improvements Projects Applicants FY2015 (PDF 9.05 KB)

Information needed for the 2017 CDBG Letter of Intent (PDF 4.49 KB)

Instructions for Physical Improvements application (PDF 154.49 KB)

CDBG Project Eligibility (PDF 229.49 KB)

Application for Physical Improvements (DOC 77.00 KB)

Physical Improvements Technical Assistance (PDF 5.84 KB)