Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

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Ramsey County offers funding through the federal Community Development Block Grant Program for organizations who serve low- to moderate-income residents in suburban Ramsey County. Projects include public services and programs that promote the rehabilitation of owner-occupied housing and an improved quality of life for residents and their communities.

Applicants must be a nonprofit or government agency that meets eligibility of the Code of Federal Regulations. Proposals should align with Ramsey County’s Economic Competitiveness & Inclusion Plan and the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan (PDF).


  • Provide decent housing.
  • Create suitable living environments.
  • Expand economic opportunities, primarily for persons of low and moderate income.

Funding solicitation

The 2024 Community Development Block Grant Public Services and Programs Solicitation will be published Feb. 15. Responses are due March 15.

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Solicitation timeline (2024)
Solicitation published

Feb. 15

Solicitation webinar 

Feb. 16
11:30 a.m. - noon 

Response deadline 

March 18
9 a.m.

Funding award decision

May 2024 (exact date TBD)

Eligible projects


How to apply

Funding awards

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