- CDBG applications are now being accepted for the for the 2017-2018 program year. Applications will be accepted beginning March 1st, 2017. The deadline to submit a funding application will be April 20th, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. If your organization in interested in partnering with the City to fulfill objectives of the Community Development Block Grant Program, please complete an application and contact Crista Shepheard at (850) 833-9598 or email@example.com.
Overview The City receives approximately $120,000 in funding each year from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to allocate to community projects that support:
- Decent Housing
- Suitable Living Environment
- Economic Opportunities
The City partners with community organizations and businesses each year to complete projects that support the above national objectives. Every year, the City solicits input from the public and then drafts an Action Plan for adoption by City Council. The Plan is first reviewed by the CDBG Citizen’s Advisory Committee.