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As an Entitlement Community, designated by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the City of Eau Claire provides grant assistance for local projects through use of Community Development Block Grants (CDBG). Each year, organizations may apply for funding to implement activities that meet:

 

                                                         REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS

The City of Eau Claire Housing Division is accepting applications for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnership funding to agencies and programs throughout the community for the 2017 grant year (August 1, 2017-July 31, 2018) until March 3, 2017.

The City anticipates receiving notification from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) as to how much funding will be allocated for each program within the next few weeks.

The Public Notice and applications can be found by clicking on the following: (please note the applications take some time to download)

             • PUBLIC NOTICE (THIS NOTICE HAS ALL THE IMPORTANT DATES AND DEADLINES)
             • Community Development Block Grant (CDBG Application)
                        o Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Policies
             • HOME Investment Partnership Application

If you have questions, please feel free to contact me at Jennifer.Frueh@eauclairewi.gov or at 715-839-6108.

Thank you for your time and consideration.           


CDBG Fair Housing Component

The City of Eau Claire, along with every other CDBG Entitlement Community in the country, is committed to providing fair housing opportunities in accordance with HUD guidelines.

Please utilize the following for more information on Fair Housing:

CDBG Awards Process for the City of Eau Claire

The CDBG Grant Year operates on an August 1st to July 31st calendar. In order to be prepared for an August 1st start, the sub-recipient application process generally begins in January and ends with the awards being announced in late May or early June.

Time Activity

Mid January

CDBG Applications Available

Mid February

CDBG Technical Assistance Workshops Held

Early March

CDBG Applications due to the Grants Administrator

Mid March

Staff Review of CDBG Applications

Late March

Applicant Presentations to the Review Committee

Mid April

CDBG Public Hearings & City Council Review of Subrecipients & Applications

Late May

City Council Approval of CDBG Subrecipients and Allocations

Early June

Announcements of CDBG Awards - to begin the following August

CDBG Contact Information

If you have questions or comments on the CDBG Program for the City of Eau Claire, please contact:

Jennifer Frueh, Program Specialist
City of Eau Claire Housing Division
203 S Farwell Street
Eau Claire, WI 54703
Phone: (715) 839-6108
Fax: (715) 839-4939
Jennifer.Frueh@eauclairewi.gov 
CDBG Fair Housing Component

The City of Eau Claire, along with every other CDBG Entitlement Community in the country, is committed to providing fair housing opportunities in accordance with HUD guidelines.

Please utilize the following for more information on Fair Housing:

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