The City of Waco, Best of Central Texas
Waco calendar YouTube Facebook Twitter
City Services

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

What is CDBG?

  • The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) is an entitlement grant which the City of Waco receives every year from the Department of Housing and Urban Development with the Federal Government.
  • The grant is specifically to help low to moderate income people, to directly eliminate slum and blight conditions in low to moderate income areas, and to meet urgent needs when natural disasters occur.

Who Can Apply?

The following groups can apply for CDBG funds:

  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Local Development Corporations
  • For Profit Businesses
  • City Departments

Some Eligible Activities:

  • Housing, Public Facilities & Improvements, Public Services, Economic Development

Past Projects Funded:

Some projects, which have been approved in the past, are:

  • Renovations to facilities in eligible areas
  • Youth Programs
  • Park Improvements
  • Street Reconstruction and Sidewalk Improvement
  • Street Lighting
  • Housing Rehabilitation
  • Code Enforcement


Park Improvements

Bell's Hill Playground Dewey Playground Brookview Park Lighting

Streets Reconstruction/Sidewalk Improvements

Sidewalks Woods at Kendrick Country Place Edition


Waco Housing & Community Development>>

Notify Me

Notify Me: Sign Up

Sign up for our notification list and we'll send you an
e-mail when the information on this page is updated!

E-mail Address: 

For your protection we use a “double opt-in” sign-up system. We will send you an
e-mail requiring your confirmation before adding you to the notification list.
Privacy Policy and Disclaimer

Notify Me