Community Development Block Grant

The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) is a federally funded grant program. CDBG funds are awarded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to qualifying communities to carry out a wide range of community development activities directed toward neighborhood revitalization, economic development, and providing improved community facilities and services.

Request for Proposals


The City of St. Cloud is now accepting proposals for eligible program or projects to receive funding from the Program Year 2019 Community Development Block Program (CDBG). In order to receive funds from the CDBG program, eligible applicants must demonstrate conformance with requirements mandated by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development including documenting the benefit of the proposed program or project to low-to-moderate income persons.  

The City anticipates an estimated $500,000 in funding in Program Year 2019. Potential applications should review the City of St. Cloud CDBG Application Guidelines to review eligibility criteria and federal program requirements.

The Pre-Application is due by Friday, January 4th by 4:00 pm. The Final Application is due by Friday, January 18th by 4:00 pm. Late applications will not be accepted. Completed applications are to be emailed to carla.berry@ci.stcloud.mn.us.

The applicant is required to comply with all contract and applicable local and HUD requirements including environmental reviews, Section 3 and the Davis Bacon Act requirements as applicable. 
  1. Annual Action Plans
  2. Consolidated Plan
  3. CAPERS
  4. Citizen Participation Plan
  5. Community Housing Study

Annual Action Plans

The City of St. Cloud is required to prepare an annual action plan to notify citizens and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) of the city's intended actions to occur during that specific program year. The action plan identified the objectives the city hopes to achieve and outlines the activities the city will undertake to achieve those objectives.

PY2017 Annual Action Plan
PY2016 Annual Action Plan
PY2015 Annual Action Plan
PY2014 Annual Action Plan
PY2013 Annual Action Plan (Revised 10/7/14)
PY2012 Annual Action Plan (Revised 10/7/14)
PY2011 Annual Action Plan