The Community Development Block Grant (“CDBG”) Program is a federal grant program administered locally by the Housing Department. The City of Pasadena awards grants to non-profit agencies and City departments to provide vital services to the community. Some examples of CDBG-funded activities in Pasadena include youth services, sidewalk improvements, housing rehabilitation, public facilities improvement, and fair housing services.
These reports, found under the Plans section, provide an overview for administering CDBG in the City of Pasadena:
- 5-Year Consolidated Plan
This report provides a market analysis and needs assessment for the City. This strategic plan list goals and outcomes to be achieved during the 5-year period.
- Annual Action Plan
The Action Plan informs the public on how the City will spend its annual allocation towards the goals listed in the 5-year plan.
- Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report (CAPER)
This report informs the public on how the City has utilized its annual allocation and actual progress made towards the goals listed in the 5-year plan.
Community Priority Survey
The Department of Housing would like to thank the residents of Pasadena for participating in the Community Priority Survey. This survey allows the City to identify what project activities are needed in the community. The top 5 priorities for each activity category (Public Service, Economic Development, Public Facility Improvements, Infrastructure Improvements, and Housing) will receive scoring preferences during the evaluation process throughout the 5-Year (2020-2024) Consolidated Plan reporting period. Current funding opportunities can be found under the NOFO section.
Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO)
The City of Pasadena’s Housing Department is proud to release a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) with guidelines to apply for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG). Non-profit organizations and educational institutions serving Pasadena residents are encouraged to apply for this opportunity.
Currently No Funding Opportunities
Annual Action Plans
2023-24 Action Plan (DRAFT)
PY2023 Annual Action Plan
2021-2022 Action Plan
2019-2020 Action Plan (DRAFT)
2018-2019 Action Plan (DRAFT)
3rd Amendment to PY17-18 Annual Action Plan
PY2017-18 Annual Action Plan
3rd Amendment to PY16-17 Annual Action Plan
PY16-17 Annual Action Plan
3rd Amendment to PY15-16 Annual Action Plan
2nd Amendment to 2015-2016 Annual Action Plan
Amendment to Annual Action Plan 2015-2016