Community Development Block Grant RFP

General Information

The City of Lawrence’s Community Development Department is seeking proposals and input for inclusion in its Action Plan for the City’s Fiscal Year 2024. If you would like to apply for funding you must attend the FY’2024 CDBG Mandatory Application Workshop Wednesday, December 7, 2022 5:30pm to 7:30pm at the Lawrence Public Library. The Fiscal Year 2024 Program Year will run from July 1, 2023, through June 30, 2024. Successful proposals must address the needs in the City of Lawrence’s Consolidated Plan found on the City’s website and this RFP’s set priorities. You must also meet the guidelines articulated in this Request for Proposals (RFP).

 Funding for the FY 2024 Program Year available under the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program is estimated to be $1,500,000, of which approximately $225,000 may be available for allocation under this RFP. In order to guide responses toward City priorities potential applicants should consider that the City expects to fund proposals within the guidelines in the RFP.

If you have any additional questions about the RFP process, please contact Marisol Colon, CD Project Officer, at / 978-620-3526.