Federal Grants - Community Development Block Grant

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Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)
Home Investment Partnership Program (HOME)

CAPER Legal Ad (PDF)
2017 CAPER (PDF)

The City of Bremerton’s 2017 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) is available for review and comment. Please see the following documents for more information and how to submit comments. 

Important Documents for the 2019 Cycle
2019 Timeline (PDF)
Important Dates for 2019 Program Year (PDF)

At the regularly scheduled City Council Meeting on October 18, 2017, the City of Bremerton City Council approved recommendations for the 2018 Funding Awards for the 2018 Community Development Block Grant Program year, as recommended by the Project Review Committee. Below are summaries of the 2018 awards:

2018 Project Review Committee Funding Recommendations (PDF)
2018 Description of Projects (PDF)
2018 Description of Funding Sources (PDF)

The City of Bremerton is an Entitlement Community under the federally funded Community Development Block Grant Program. Funds are received annually from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for local projects that primarily benefit low income people. The City of Bremerton published a 2018 Policy Plan detailing the management of its CDBG and HOE programs. It is available below.

Important Documents for the 2018 Cycle

Notice of Funding Availability (PDF)
2018 CDBG/HOME Policy Plan (PDF)
2018 Timeline (PDF)

  • Explore CDBG
  • CDBG Making a Difference
  • CDBG and HOME are federal block grant programs from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) that provide communities with flexible funding to address a wide range of community development needs.
  • The City of Bremerton receives this block grant funding each year to expand economic opportunities, and provide a suitable living environment and decent housing--principally for our low- and moderate-income community members.
  • The City’s Block Grant funding has touched countless lives and impacted our community in many ways, great and small. Available below are links to information about our annual awards, policies, performance reports, and more.
Most Block Grant assistance is used for large-scale projects and programs that are carried out in partnership with local agencies and contractors. Currently the City of Bremerton does not have programs that can assist your household directly. If you need assistance for you or your household please feel free to contact the Housing Solutions Center 360-377-0053.

More Information

Please visit the Consolidated Planning page for more information about how this program works.