The Community Development Block Grant – CARES (CDBG-CV) Application and Guidelines are available for review at


Electronic Single Application (ESA) - opens today, May 18, 2020, and will close at 5:00pm on Friday, July 31, 2020. No application submitted after this time will be considered for funding. Entitlement and Competitive applications for funding will only be accepted through the DCED Electronic Single Application. All required addenda must be submitted with the application through ESA. ATTENTION – ESA is open for the CDBG-CV Grant (entitlement funds only). The CDBG-CV Discretionary application will be available and operational in ESA later this week. We will notify via another CD&H Alert.

Please contact your respective Grant Manager if you need assistance.


COVID-19 Question and Answer Document

The Q & A’s from the previously held two Zoom meetings are being finalized. These will be released sometime next week.

Skype Meeting

In addition, DCED will hold a Skype meeting to discuss the application submission requirements and key elements of the submission.

Please join us on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 2pm.

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