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Posted on: February 2, 2018

Community Block Grant Funding Applications Now Available

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MORGANTOWN – The FY 2018-2019 Community Development Block Grant Funding Application packet is now available for agencies that plan to request funding from the City.

Applications are due to the Development Services Department no later than 4 p.m. on Monday, March 5, 2018.

A mandatory meeting for sub-recipient applications is scheduled for 10 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018 in City Council Chambers. Any agencies planning to submit an FY 2018-2019 CDBG Funding Application are required to attend. Updated application forms, submission expectations, project eligibility requirements and inspection of applications will be reviewed at this session.

The application has been converted to a fillable PDF document to provide an easier and more user-friendly setup and is accessible on the free program, Adobe Acrobat Reader DC.

“We are excited about our recent efforts to streamline the City’s CDBG funding application process, which should serve to simplify application submission for our
sub-recipient partners,” said Director of Development Services Chris Fletcher.

A public hearing will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018 in City Council Chambers to discuss any concerns about housing, community and economic development, and fair housing needs in the City of Morgantown in preparation of the upcoming CDBG Annual Action Plan.

Forms for the funding applications and additional information can be found on the City of Morgantown’s website.

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