Community Development Block Grants


Fund Availability

The City of Richland is anticipating receiving $245,000 in 2017 from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) of which $195,0000 will be available to fund community projects. For additional application information, click here for "Playing by the Rules: A Handbook for CDBG Subrecipients on Administrative Systems", created by HUD and the Office of Community Planning and Development, Community Development Block Grant Program. 

Public Hearing Date and Time

A Public Hearing to receive citizen comments on the City's use of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME funds will be held on June 22, 2016 at 7:00 pm in the Council Chambers, 505 Swift Blvd., Richland. This facility is fully accessible. If you need special accommodations, please contact Michelle Burden at 509-942-7580. Hearing or speech disadvantaged may call 711 and request relay operator assistance.

Citizen comments will be accepted from May 31, 2016 to 4:30pm, June 30, 2016.  All comments will be considered as the 2017 Action Plan is being developed.

Apply for a Grant

1.  Fill out a 2017 application packet.

2.  Applications must be received by the Planning and Redevelopment Division no later than Thursday, July 7, 2016. Hand delivered by 4:30 pm or US Mail postmarked by midnight. Planning and Redevelopment is located at:

Development Services Building
840 Northgate Dr.
Richland, WA 99352

3.  All applications will be date stamped upon receipt. Electronic submissions will not be accepted.

For more information, or if you need accommodations to participate in the application process, please contact Community Development Block Grants (CDGB) Coordinator Michelle Burden at (509) 942-7580.

2015 Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report

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