Applicants sought for Housing and Community Development projects

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, Wash., September 26, 2022—Snohomish County is encouraging nonprofit organizations and government agencies to review the Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) and submit applications for affordable housing, public facilities, infrastructure, and operating and maintenance projects.

An estimated $2 million in federal funds is anticipated to be available for the 2023 program year, which begins July 1, 2023. Projects must benefit low- and moderate-income persons or neighborhoods in Snohomish County.

Interested applicants are encouraged to attend one of three virtual application workshops:

  • CDBG Housing Application Workshop (all categories)
    • Thursday, October 6, 2022 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Public Facility & Infrastructure Application Workshop
    • Thursday, October 6, 2022 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • AHTF O&M – Operations and Maintenance Application Workshop
    • Thursday, October 13, 2022 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Details on eligibility, program requirements, and how to access the virtual application workshops via Zoom, are available in the NOFO starting on September 27, 2022, at: http://snohomishcountywa.gov/ApplicationsforAvailableFunds. Applications must be completed and received at the Snohomish County Human Services Department by 4:00 p.m., on Friday, November 4, 2022.

In the next few weeks, Snohomish County will be issuing a separate announcement specifically for the construction and enhancement of behavioral health and childcare facilities, both of which have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

For additional information, please contact Jackie Anderson, Division Manager, Housing and Community Services at 425-388-3237 or jackiem.anderson@snoco.org.

The Snohomish County Human Services Department helps all persons meet their basic needs and develop their potential by providing timely, effective human services and building community.  The Housing & Community Services Division administers a wide range of programs that provide affordable housing, community development, and related services to low-income and homeless persons.

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