NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Beaumont has opened the CDBG application period for the FY 2024-2025 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) cycle for Cooperating Cities within the County’s Urban County CDBG program.
The CDBG program is a federally-funded program administered through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). As an Urban County in the Entitlement CDBG program, the County receives and annual formula allocation of CDBG funds from HUD. HUD determines the amount of each grant by using a formula comprised of several measures of community need, including the extent of poverty, population, housing overcrowding, age of housing, and population growth lag in relationship to other metropolitan areas.
All activities funded with the City’s CDBG funds must:
- Serve persons or communities within the City;
- Be an eligible activity under CDBG regulations (24 CFR Part 570.201); and
- Meet a National Objective of the CDBG program (24 CFR Part 570.208).
The City of Beaumont may award their CDBG funds to the following entities and organizations:
- City Departments or Agencies;
- Non-Profit organizations subject to 26 U.S.C. 501 (c)(3) of the tax code; and
- Governmental agencies including the County, other Cities, Special Districts, and Tribes.
To view the full Notice of Funding Availability for the County of Riverside’s 2024-2025 Urban County CDBG program, please visit CDBG Program (rivcoeda.org). Electronic and paper copies of the NOFAs can also be obtained through email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 951-955-5933.
APPLICATIONS: The City has made the applications and instructions are available at www.beaumontca.gov or on the County’s website here https://riversidecoeda.gosmart.org/ for any requests for funds from the City of Beaumont program. All CDBG applications must be submitted to the City of Beaumont no later than 12:00 PM (PST) on Friday, November 3, 2023. For questions or assistance with the application, please contact Christina Taylor at email@example.com. CDBG applications will only be accepted from 501 (c)(3) non-profit organizations or government entities.
Funding priorities by the City of Beaumont were established by the City Council through the Citizen Participation and Community Needs Assessment for the 2019-2024 and 2024-2029 Consolidated Plan.
The Beaumont City Council will conduct a public hearing on Tuesday, December 5, 2023, at approximately 6:00 p.m. at 550 E. 6th Street, Beaumont, California 92223, to receive testimony and comments from all interested persons for approval of use of Fiscal Year 2024-2025 CDBG Funds, a consideration by the City Council to review all CDBG applications submitted from eligible organizations and City projects for the use of CDBG funds within the City.
The documentation for CDBG applications can be reviewed at the Beaumont Civic Center, 550 East Sixth Street, Beaumont, California. On public hearings items the public may present testimony to City Council either in person or by mail. Written comments will be accepted until the night of the hearing.
Funding priorities by the City of Beaumont were established by the City Council through the Citizen Participation and Community Needs Assessment for the 2019-2024 Consolidated Plan.
Should you have any questions or require assistance, please contact the following:
Christina Taylor, Deputy City Manager
550 E. 6th Street
Beaumont, CA 92223