CDBG Program

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Fiscal Year (FY) 2019/20 Notice of Funding Availability & Request for Proposals (RFP)
The City of Cupertino has issued the FY 2019-20 NOFA/RFP.  The City is requesting proposals for eligible capital housing projects to be funded under the Below Market Rate (BMR) Affordable Housing Fund (AHF) and Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program. 

For FY 19/20, the City is not accepting applications for CDBG public service, General Fund Human Services Grants (HSG) or BMR AHF public service grants due to a two-year grant funding cycle which began last FY 18/19 and will continue in FY 19/20.

Santa Clara County Measure A- Affordable Housing Bond NOFA
The City’s NOFA/RFP is issued in conjunction with the County’s NOFA for the Measure A- Affordable Housing Bond.  Measure A funding is available on a rolling basis for development capital funding, project based vouchers, and acquisition funding.  Information and applications are available on the County’s website:

RFP Application Information & Deadlines
Organizations who intend to apply for funds through this RFP must apply online at To obtain a temporary login username and password, please visit and request at For additional questions, please contact Kerri Heusler, Senior Housing Planner, at or 408.777.3251. The RFP application period will open at 8:00am on Monday, November 12, 2018. The RFP application period will end at 5:00pm on Friday, February 8, 2019. Any RFP application that does not meet the deadline will not be accepted.

Annually, the City of Cupertino receives Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program entitlement funds from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

CDBG Grants Fiscal Year (FY) 2018/19

Public Service Grants:

Capital Housing Projects:

CDBG Documents

2015 - 2020 Consolidated Plan
The Consolidated Plan is a comprehensive planning document that identifies a jurisdiction’s overall needs for affordable housing and non-housing community development, outlining a strategy to address those needs. The Consolidated Plan and Annual Action Plan are designed to correspond with adopted goals from the City’s General Plan Housing Element. 

Every five years, the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires that the entire Consolidated Plan be updated. The Consolidated Plan outlines the City’s housing and community development needs and provides an action plan on how the City intends to use its federal funds to address those needs. The 2015 - 2020 Consolidated Plan was adopted by City Council on April 7, 2015.

2018 - 2019 Annual Action Plan
The Annual Action Plan is a one-year plan which describes the eligible programs, projects and activities to be undertaken with funds expected during the program year. The FY 18/19 Annual Action Plan was adopted by City Council on July 6, 2018.

2017 - 2018 Consolidated Annual Performance & Evaluation Plan (CAPER)
The CAPER is an annual document outlining the progress the jurisdiction has made in carrying out its strategic plan and its action plan. The CAPER is an overview of major initiatives and highlights that were proposed and executed throughout the program year.