Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) is a grant provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Since 1994, the CDBG program has provided the City of Mesquite with the opportunity to develop viable communities by funding activities that provide decent housing, a suitable living environment, and expand economic opportunities principally for low and moderate income persons. Funds are awarded to carry out a variety of community development activities directed toward neighborhood revitalization, economic development and the provision of improved community facilities and services. Program regulations are in 24 CFR Part 570.
The PY2023-2024 CDBG Notice of Funding Availability application is now available. All applications are due to the City of Mesquite by 5pm on May 12, 2023.