2017 CDBG Funding

In July 2018, the State Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) awarded the City 2017 CDBG funds for the following:

Activity TitleDescriptionAmount
Water/Sewer ImprovementsWater line improvements at various locations throughout the City$1,821,415
Security DepositsPayment of a security deposit in order for a low- or moderate-income household to rent a housing unit.$83,721
Subsistence PaymentsPayment of rent, mortgage, and utilities for up to three months due to a financial hardship to prevent homelessness.$381,395
Planning OnlySenior Center Feasibility Study$93,023
General Program AdministrationN/A$178,467
Total N/A$2,558,021

Project Status 

Waterline Improvements: Brough Construction, Inc is scheduled to begin construction in early February 2020. 

Security Deposits and Subsistence Payments: The 5 Cities Homeless Coalition operates these programs. Please contact their staff at info@5chc.org or (805) 574-1638 for assistance. 

Senior Center Feasibility Study: The City hired GreenPlay, LLC to conduct a senior recreation facility feasibility study.  GreenPlay initially obtained community input in the beginning of January and received additional input via a survey. Results will be presented at an upcoming City Council Meeting.

For additional information, please contact Janet Reese, Associate Planner at (805) 473-4524.