Funding Cycle


Fiscal Year 2020 Funding Application


The City of Waterloo, acting through its Community Development Board is now accepting proposals for the use of (CDBG) and HOME Program funds for FY2020. Written proposals must be submitted to Rudy D. Jones, Community Development Director, Waterloo Community Development Board, 620 Mulberry Street, Waterloo, Iowa 50703, using the required application form and received no later than December 31, 2018.


A public information forum will be held on Thursday, November 1, 2018 from 1:00-2:00 p.m. at the Center for the Arts, (Hurwich Room), 225 Commercial Street, Waterloo, Iowa to discuss the CDBG and HOME Programs and answer questions regarding the application process. A public hearing will be held on January 8, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. to receive additional comments.

Block Grant and HOME Program funds are made available to the City of Waterloo by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. These programs give priority to activities which benefit low- and moderate-income families, aid in the prevention or elimination of slums or blight, meet other Community Development needs having a particular urgency, or provide affordable housing.

We strongly encourage citizen participation in this planning process. For more details contact the Community Development office at 319-291-4429.



Notice is hereby given that on the 16th day of April, 2018, at 5:30 p.m., in the Harold E. Getty Council Chambers in the City Hall in the City of Waterloo, IA, a public hearing will be held by the Council of the City of Waterloo, Iowa, on the proposed funding recommendations set forth by the Community Development Board for the FY2019 One-year Action Plan for CDBG and HOME Program Funds for the Waterloo/Cedar Falls HOME Funds.

Anyone who is interested may appear at said time and place and be heard or may file written objection with the City Clerk, City Hall, Waterloo, Iowa, before the date set for said hearing.

Final Recommendations for FY2019



Community Development Block Grant and Home Program Funds - The City of Waterloo, acting through its Community Development Board, accepts proposals for the use of Community Development Block Grant and HOME Program funds. These funds are made available to the City by the U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development. These programs give priority to activities which principally benefit low- and moderate income families, aid in the prevention or elimination of slums or blight, meet other Community Development needs having a particular urgency, or provide affordable housing. Designated target areas will be given preference for the federal funds.

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