2025 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Funding

The City of Beloit prepares and submits an Annual Action Plan each year to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) which details how the community will expend its Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds for the upcoming calendar year. The full schedule for the 2025 CDBG application process is included below. 

 

Application Information Sessions

Information Sessions will be held for prospective 2025 CDBG applicants to provide an overview of the application process, eligibility requirements of agencies and activities funding, and program reporting and record-keeping obligations of CDBG subrecipients. 

 
2025 CDBG Application Information Session Schedule 
 
Date Time Location
June 10, 2024 5:00pm Beloit Public Library
June 11, 2024 10:00am Beloit Public Library
June 12, 2024 1:00pm

Virtual - Microsoft Teams

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June 13, 2024 10:00am

Virtual - Microsoft Teams

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Pre-Application Eligibility 

In order to determine an agency's eligibility to apply for CDBG funding, a Pre-Application Eligibility Checklist must be submitted with all required attachments no later than July 8, 2024 at 4:30pm CT. Pre-Applications will become available on June 17, 2024. No agencies which do not complete the Pre-Application with all required documentation by the July 8, 2024 deadline will be eligible to complete a full CDBG Application for funding. 

 

CDBG Pre-Application in Neighborlyhttps://portal.neighborlysoftware.com/beloitwi/Participant 

 

Application 

For agencies which successfully complete the Pre-Application Eligibility Checklist and receive notification that their agency is eligible to apply for CDBG funding, the full Application for Funding will open on July 18, 2024. Only applications which are fully completed and received no later than 4:30pm CT on August 16, 2024 will be considered for funding. 

 

Applicant Presentations 

All agencies requesting CDBG funding will be required to provide an in-person presentation to the Community Development Authority (CDA) during the regularly scheduled CDA meeting on August 28, 2024. The meeting will start at 4:30pm CT, and a full applicant presentation schedule will be sent out in advance of the meeting. 

 

Schedule 

 
2025 CDBG Date, Time and Location
Public Hearing on community needs

June 17, 2024 

City Council Meeting

City Hall Forum (100 State St)

7:00pm

Pre-Application Eligibility Checklist opens

June 17, 2024

Online through Neighborly or on 3rd floor of City Hall 

Public Hearing on community needs 

June 26, 2024

Community Development Authority (CDA) Meeting

City Hall Forum (100 State St)

4:30pm

Pre-Application Eligibility Checklist due

July 8, 2024 by 4:30pm CT

Online through Neighborly or on 3rd floor of City Hall 

City Council adopts 2025 CDBG funding priorities

July 15, 2024

City Council Meeting

City Hall Forum (100 State St)

7:00pm

CDBG Application for Funding opens

July 18, 2024

Online through Neighborly or on 3rd floor of City Hall 

CDBG Application for Funding due

August 16, 2024 by 4:30pm CT

Online through Neighborly or on 3rd floor of City Hall 

MANDATORY CDBG Applicant Presentations

August 28, 2024

Community Development Authority (CDA) Meeting

City Hall Forum (100 State St)

4:30pm

Scoring of all applications by Community Development Authority (CDA) members August 28- September 12, 2024 
CDA reviews application scores and makes a recommendation to City Council for 2025 CDBG funding

September 25, 2024

Community Development Authority (CDA) Meeting

City Hall Forum (100 State St)

4:30pm

 30-day Public Comment Period on draft Annual Action Plan and proposed 2025 CDBG budget   September 30- October 30, 2024
Public Hearing on draft Annual Action Plan and proposed 2025 CDBG budget 

October 21, 2024 

City Council Meeting

City Hall Forum (100 State St)

7:00pm

City Council final vote on 2025 CDBG Annual Action Plan and Budget

November 4, 2025

City Council Meeting

City Hall Forum (100 State St)

7:00pm

 January 1, 2025  The CDBG program year begins. Funds are not available until the City receives its grant award from HUD.

 

Last updated 6/12/2024 2:36:13 PM