The City of Shreveport (“City”), through its Department of Community Development, is currently accepting public facility proposals for funding consideration under the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG) for eligible governmental and nonprofit entities. These funds are allocated by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The CDBG program is authorized by the Housing and Community Development (HCD) Act of 1974. Regulations governing this program can be found at 24 CFR 570.
The city has approximately $300,000 available and only anticipates funding 2 projects under this NOFA. The city will only consider infrastructure projects associated with an approved project and acquisition only projects with minor rehabilitation. New construction and substantial rehabilitation are eligible activities but will not be considered under this NOFA.