Applying For CDBG Funds

Washington County’s Office of Community Development is preparing for the next Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding cycle beginning on July 1, 2016.

Project proposals for the 2016-2017 funding cycle are due before 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 2, 2015. No late proposals or postage dates of October 2nd will be accepted. Proposals must be sent or delivered to:

Office of Community Development
328 West Main, MS 7 (Suite 100) 
Hillsboro, OR 97123

A proposal workshop is being offered on Tuesday, August 18th to assist potential applicants in submitting proposals. For information on the workshops, call 503-846-8814. Please note that there will be two sessions this year.  Sessions are:

  • Session A - Public Services starting at 9:00 am
  • Session B - Infrastructure Improvements - Public Facilities starting at 2:00 pm

Workshop location map PDF icon 

If you are unsure what types of projects fall under these categories, go to Program Activities.

The project proposals are  separated into three categories: Public Facilities, Infrastructure and Public Services (instructions are included for each). It is very important that you choose the correct project proposal for your project, so please contact the Office of Community Development at 503-846-8814 with any further questions or to obtain the appropriate version (proposals will be rejected if not submitted on the correct version).

One original and one copy of the proposal must be submitted to the Office of Community Development. No fax or electronic submittals will be accepted.


Reference Materials for the Application Process