Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)
The City of Rocklin receives funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in the form of Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) each year. The funds are used, in part, to assist residents with securing decent housing, benefit the elderly, and expand economic opportunities for those of low and moderate incomes.
In response to the Coronavirus Pandemic (COVID-19) the U.S.
Department of Housing and Urban Development Community Development
Block Grant program has notified the City of Rocklin that we will
receive a formula allocation from the first round of CDBG-CV
funding to be used specifically for the prevention of,
preparation for, and response to the Coronavirus. This allocation
was authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic
Security Act (CARES Act), Public Law 116-136, which was signed on
March 27, 2020.
Please see the included Notice of Funding Availability for information on how to apply for funds if you have a program that is eligible. Deadline to submit is 4 pm June 3rd.
In 2019, the Rocklin City Council resolved to award a total of approximately $53,000 in CDBG funds for Fiscal Year 2019/2020 to four local non-profit organizations serving the people of Rocklin. The four organizations who will receive funding include: The Salvation Army, Seniors First, Stand Up Placer, and Foothills Habitat for Humanity.