Community Development Block Grant- Federal Funds for New Mexican Entities
Each year the Local Government Division (LGD) awards approximately $11 million to municipalities and counties throughout the state. Examples of infrastructure projects funded include senior centers, water systems improvements, and flood-prevention initiatives. Past CDBG funding has gone to economic development projects, like the construction of a substance abuse clinic, as well as affordable housing development. The common denominator among these projects is the beneficiaries are majority low to moderate income communities.
This webinar explains how New Mexican entities can take advantage of CDBG funds to serve their LMI residents by answering the questions: