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Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program

This funding can be used by participating municipalities to address infrastructure, housing, and handicapped accessibility improvements throughout Dutchess County. Approximately 15% goes to Human Service program services, and approximately 3% will be used for the Senior Citizen Owner-Occupied Property Rehabilitation Program (see Programs for Individuals).

Reference Materials:
Policies and Procedures & Full Workbook with All Forms
Insurance Guidelines (.pdf)
Monitoring Checklist (.pdf) 
Budget Adjustment Request
Extension Request (.pdf) 
CDBG Construction Implementation Checklists (.xlsx)

2020 CDBG Public Service Application Cycle

We are now accepting applications for the 2020 CDBG Public Service grant program. Applications are due on Wednesday, October 16, 2019. The application and all associated forms must be submitted through the Dutchess County Grant Portal. Instructions for logging into the grant portal can be found in the application instructions below.

Application Materials:      
2020 CDBG Public Service Application Instructions (.pdf)
Outcome Report Template (.xlsx)
Activity Budget & Narrative (.xlsx) 
Organization Budget (.xlsx)
Timeline Template (.xlsx)

2020 CDBG Municipal Application Cycle

Applications for 2020 CDBG Municipal are due by 5 p.m. on Friday October 18, 2019. There is a two-step application process to insure only eligible projects are submitted. The first step is to submit a Letter of Intent (LOI) via the Dutchess County Grant PortalThe deadline for LOI/eligibility submissions is October 4, 2019. You will only be able to proceed to the application once the LOI has been approved by the County.

Application Materials:      
2020 Municipal Application Instructions (.pdf)
Sample CDBG Application Authorizing Resolution (.pdf)
CDBG Activity Budget Template (.xlsx) 
CDBG Timeline Template (.xlsx)
Low and Moderate Income Area Maps (.pdf)