Federal Grants - Community Development Block Grant

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Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)
Home Investment Partnership Program (HOME)



The City of Bremerton is pleased to release the 2018 Project Review Committee’s 2018 Funding Recommendations for Community Development Block Grant Funding. Estimated funds available totaled approximately $782,325. Sources of this funding include estimated 2018 entitlement, unspent prior year entitlement due to Program Income receipt, and income generated from old loan payoffs. In addition to the Federal Objectives for the CDBG program, local City of Bremerton priorities and policies were considered by citizen members of the Project Review Committee when reviewing applications. Please see the documents below:

2018 Project Review Committee Funding Recommendations (PDF)
2018 Description of Projects (PDF)
2018 Description of Funding Sources (PDF)

The City of Bremerton Community Development Block Grant Program welcomes written public comment September 1st through September 30th. Please submit all comments to:

City of Bremerton Community Development Block Grant Program
345 6th Street, Suite 600
Bremerton WA 98337

A public hearing will be held during the Bremerton City Council regularly scheduled meeting on October 18th 2017 at 5:30 PM in the Main Floor Meeting Chambers of the Norm Dicks Government Center, 345 6th Street, Bremerton WA, to review the 2018 City of Bremerton Projected Use of Funds, to be included in the City of Bremerton 2018 Action Plan. 

Important Documents for the 2018 Cycle


Notice of Funding Availability (PDF)
2018 CDBG/HOME Policy Plan (PDF)
2018 Timeline (PDF)

  • Explore CDBG
  • CDBG Making a Difference
  • CDBG and HOME are federal block grant programs from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) that provide communities with flexible funding to address a wide range of community development needs.
  • The City of Bremerton receives this block grant funding each year to expand economic opportunities, and provide a suitable living environment and decent housing--principally for our low- and moderate-income community members.
  • The City’s Block Grant funding has touched countless lives and impacted our community in many ways, great and small. Available below are links to information about our annual awards, policies, performance reports, and more.
Most Block Grant assistance is used for large-scale projects and programs that are carried out in partnership with local agencies and contractors. However, if you are a homeowner or prospective home buyer in the City of Bremerton and are interested in programs that can assist your household directly, please visit the Housing Information page.

More Information


Please visit the Consolidated Planning page for more information about how this program works.