Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA)

Updates

  • 2018-19 recommendations for funding allocations under the Year Four Annual Action Plan can be found HERE.

  • The City is hosting a public hearing to seek citizen input on the draft Annual Action Plan, on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, from 5:30PM-7:30PM in the Court of Common Council Chambers, City Hall, 550 Main Street, 2nd floor, Hartford. The location of the public hearing is wheelchair accessible. Language interpreter(s) and interpreter(s) for the hearing impaired can be available if requested in advance. For more information, please call (860) 757-9277.

  • All interested parties may submit written comments for consideration by the City of Hartford to: Mr. Ronnie Vazquez, City Hall Office of Central Grants Administration, 550 Main Street, 3rd Floor, Suite 302, Hartford, CT 06103, or via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. All comments will be included in the Annual Plan. Please note: all proposed allocations are, and will be, subject to adoption by the Hartford Court of Common Council, funding allocations from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, and all applicable federal, state and local laws, rules and regulations.

  • The City intends to submit a final version of its Annual Plan to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development no later than June 30, 2018. 

 

Applications

The application period for Fiscal Year 2018-19 City of Hartford U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) funding is now closed and the formal review, recommendation and approval process is ongoing.  

The application deadline passed and submissions were due no later than 3:00 pm on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at the City Hall Office of Central Grants Administration, 550 Main Street, Room 302, Hartford CT 06103.  No applications were, or will be, accepted after 3:00 pm on Wednesday, February 28, 2018.

Below, you will find the application and instruction documents for the FY2018-19 Award Year Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) programs.

CDBG Application - Closed February 28th, 2018 no later than 3 pm
CDBG Application Instructions
 
HOPWA Application - Closed February 28th, 2018 no later than 3 pm
HOPWA Application Instructions

ESG Application - Closed February 28th, 2018 no later than 3 pm
ESG Application Instructions

In FY 2018-19, applications to CDBG funding for Public Service were asked to prioritize:

  • “Youth Development” for youth ages 10-16, and
  • “Workforce Development” for re-entry populations

The details of these priorities were discussed at the Public Hearing/Technical Assistance sessions described below.

 

Public Hearing/Technical Assistance Sessions

In addition to the upcoming Public Hearing scheduled for Tuesday, May 22, 2018 (described above), the City of Hartford conducted two Public Hearing/Technical Assistance Sessions prior to the application deadline to provide an overview of the programs and their regulatory requirements, and to provide program application assistance and answer any questions. These meetings were held as follows:

Session #1
Parker Memorial Recreation Center
2621 Main Street
Tues, January 23, 2018 - 1:30PM 

Session #2
Hartford Public Library Main Branch
500 Main Street, Center for Contemporary Culture, 1st Floor
Tues, January 23, 2018 - 6:00PM 

These meetings were open to the public. It was strongly suggested that agencies intending to apply for funding have a representative attend one of the sessions. The locations of the public hearings were wheelchair accessible. Language interpreters and interpreters for the hearing impaired were available if requested in advance. For more information, please call (860) 757-9278.

For those unable to attend the Public Hearings in January, a copy of the presentation made by Central Grants Administration staff can be found here:

Public Hearing/Technical Assistance Presentation

HARTFORD CITY HALL ADDRESS: 550 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103 PHONE: (860)757-9311 HOURS: 8AM - 5PM