Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

Program Description


CDBG Coronavirus (CDBG-CV) Cares Act Funds

The City of Bristol has been awarded $382,741 from the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) for the third round of CDBG-CV grant-making. A Call for Proposals is hereby issued for all non-profit organizations serving the residents of Bristol, to submit proposals for grants to PREVENT, PREPARE FOR, AND RESPOND TO THE CORONAVIRUS - especially to assist residents of low and moderate income.  These are non-renewable 3-year grants.

CDBG-CV3 Application

CDBG-CV3 Substantial Amendment to Annual Action Plan Year 45

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development allocated $669,779 to the City of Bristol for 2020-2021.  The CDBG Annual Action Plan for Year 46 includes funding for the following:

Bristol CDBG Fund Allocation 2020

Citizen Participation Plan 2020

Fair Housing

The City is responsible to affirmatively further fair housing choice. This is accomplished by updating the Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice and working to correct the impediments that are identified. The Fair Housing Officer for the City of Bristol is Stephen Bynum, Department of Community Services; he can be reached by email or at 860-314-4690 x3.