Community Development Block Grant
Application Period is CLOSED
will reopen in August of 2023.
This program provides grants for neighborhood revitalization, affordable housing, expand economic opportunities, and/or improve community facilities and services. All projects and programs must principally benefit low-and moderate-income persons.
HOME provides formula grants to localities that communities use – often in partnership with local nonprofit groups – to fund affordable housing and direct homeownership assistance.
Kennewick Housing Authority (KHA) provides long-term subsidized rental assistance to eligible households who are extremely low to low incomes throughout the Cities of Kennewick and Richland, Benton County, Washington. KHA does not provide temporary shelter or emergency housing.
The City of Kennewick Block Grant Advisory Committee is an advisory body to the Kennewick City Council in the utilization of the Community Development Block Grant funds. Duties include the review of applications for the Community Development Block Grant funds and make recommendations on project funding to the City Council.
|2021||Funding Allocation||2022||Funding Allocation|
|Keewaydin Park Upgrades||$445,000||W. Canal Dr. Sidewalk||$572,000|
|Elijah Family Homes||$3,000||W. 6th Ave. Sidewalk||$286,000|
|Youth Recreation Scholarships||$29,000||Youth Recreation Scholarships||$25,000|
|ARC Therapeutic Recreation Scholarships||$24,000||ARC Therapeutic Recreation Scholarhips||$24,000|
|Meals on Wheels||$24,000||Meals on Wheels||$25,000|
|2019||Funding Allocation||2020||Funding Allocation|
|Fruitland St.Pedestrian Improvements||$88,550||Pedestrian Pathway- Edison St. to Union St.||$299,000|
|Community Center Pathway & ADA Entry||$100,000||Underwood Park Upgrades||$56,000|
|Juniper St. Pedestrian Improvements||$185,000||Monopoly Park Upgrades||$101,000|
|Youth Recreation Scholarships||$34,000||KHA Micro-Homes Infrastructure||$161,000|
|ARC Therapeutic Recreation Scholarships||$22,500||Youth Recreation Scholarships||$34,000|
|Meals on Wheels||$19,000||ARC Therapeutic Recreation Scholarships||$23,000|
|Kennewick Housing Authority Youth Lending Library||$1,800||Meals on Wheels||$23,000|
|CDBG-CV 1||Project Name||Funding
|Mercy Corps NW||Micro Enterprise Grants||$339,221|
|Senior Life Resources||Expanded Meals on Wheels||$16,000|
|Senior Life Resources||Transport Van and Expanded
Meals on Wheels
|CDBG-CV 3||Project Name||Funding
|Mercy Corps NW||Micro & Small Business
|Senior Life Resources||PPE & Fresh Food Boxes||$30,060|
|The ARC of Tri-Cities||Expanded Therapeutic Recreation
|City of Kennewick -
|Motion Detectors for Restroom
|City of Kennewick -
Public Works Department
|Pedestrian Pathway Safety