The US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) provides annual grants on a formula basis to entitled cities and counties to develop viable urban communities by providing decent housing and a suitable living environment, and by expanding economic opportunities, principally for low and moderate income persons. These grants are called Community Development Block Grants or CDBG. The City of Arvada has received these grants since 1975 which has enabled the City to provide a large array of vital public improvements and services to low and moderate income households and older neighborhoods
The Annual Action Plan for the use of 2012 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding allocated funding to three primary programs which includes the Essential Home Repairs Program, and the City Human Services Funding Pool, and Neighborhood Improvement. If you are interested in further information, please contact the City of Arvada Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization Division at 720-898-7496.
The process for submitting applications for 2013 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding will commence in August 17th of 2012. Deadline for application submittal is September 13th 2012. Please see "Related Links" on this page for information and forms.