The City of Temecula annually receives Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The City is now accepting applications for CDBG funding under its FY 2015-16 HUD formula entitlements. The annual funding application is available at the Temecula Civic Center or online through the Community Development Department website beginning in October each year.
The City has an extensive process to allocate annual CDBG funds. Each year the City notices the availability of CDBG funds, holds community meetings, and solicits funding applications from interested service providers. The following is a summary timeline for the awarding of annual funds.
Summary of the CDBG Funding Timeline
|CDBG Applications Disseminated||October 2014|
|CDBG Overview and Application Assistance Workshop||November 2014|
|Deadline for Submission of Applications||December 12, 2014|
|Eligible Applications Provided to Finance Committee for Review and Funding Recommendations||February 2015|
|30-Day Public Review and Comment Period for the Draft FY 2015-2016 Annual Action Plan (AAP) and Funding Recommendations||March – April 2015|
|Public Hearing for City Council Consideration of AAP and Funding Recommendations||April 2015|
|HUD Review and Acceptance||May 15 – June 30, 2015|
|Program Year Begins||July 1, 2015|
|Provide Award Letters and Orientation to Grant Subrecipients||July 2015|
All agencies or entities applying for CDBG funding assistance must complete the application. All questions must be answered and all required documentation must be submitted with the application. The deadline for submitting applications to the City is FRIDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2014, at 5 PM.
Should you have any questions regarding the application or CDBG program, please feel free to contact Dana Weaver, (951) 693-3928, firstname.lastname@example.org