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CDBG and Home Programs Public Information Forum
The City of Waterloo Community Development office will hold a public information forum on Tuesday November 29, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. via zoom to discuss the CDBG and HOME Programs and answer questions regarding the application process.  Click here for more information. 


We are excited to announce the implementation of our new Software- Neighborly. In the last few months, we have been tirelessly working to improve our program and we believe that Neighborly will help you as a contractor and our staff at the City of Waterloo Community Development Office become more streamlined.

After registering your account and entering your information the contractor dashboard will provide you with modules to respond to bids, submit bids, submit draw requests and upload documents as needed.

Community Development Black Grant Collation Update:
The report, CDBG: Improving Lives, Strengthening Communities offers an overview of how CDBG invests in community-based activities that benefit low- and moderate-income persons. The report details how CDBG promotes activities responsive to local needs. Key information shared includes how CDBG works, why it matters to local-based developments, and types of activities supported by program dollars.

Peoples Community Clinic Expansion
On April 12th, 2022 staff from the Community Development  office and the Peoples Community Health Clinic announced their partnership for the future expansion of the Waterloo medical facility. This $9.5 million expansion will receive $549,164 from the CARES Act allocated by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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If you would like to support this expansion please go to

For more information contact Rudy Jones, Waterloo Community Development Director at: 

Waterloo Community Development Office
620 Mulberry St, Suite 202 
Waterloo, IA 50703 
Phone: (319) 291-4429 
Fax: (319) 291-4431

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