Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

Each year since 1976, the City of Everett has received funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). This funding comes in the form of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG). The Citizens Advisory Committee reviews the annual applications and makes funding recommendations to City Council.

  1. 2023 Program Year
  2. 2022 Program Year
  3. 2021 Program Year and CAPER
  4. 2020 - 2024 Consolidated Plan
  5. 2020 Analysis of Impediments
  6. Eligible Projects
  7. Program Year

The City of Everett was notified it will receive $859,155 in CDBG funds for the 2023 Program Year to benefit low and moderate income households. 

A public hearing and meeting of the City of Everett’s Citizens Advisory Committee was held on November 15, 2022. The Committee made funding recommendations which were followed by a formal public comment period from November 18 through December 20, 2022.

On March 29, 2023 the Everett City Council adopted a Resolution supporting 2023 CDBG, AHTF, and HOME funding allocations. The Resolution is established as the 2023 Annual Action Plan submission to HUD.


Community priority needs for the 2023 Program Year were determined by the Citizens Advisory Committee at a public hearing on August 16, 2022. A list of needs is below. 

Community priority needs set priorities for Community Development funding awards for Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds, HOME Program funds, 2060 Affordable Housing Trust Funds (AHTF), and Human Needs funds. 

2023 Community Priority Needs

  • Housing
    • Rehabilitation of existing units: homeowners and renters
    • Rental Assistance and Utility Assistance
    • Homebuyer Assistance
    • Creation of new units
  • Homelessness
    • Operational Support
    • Adding shelter beds and assisted bed placement
  • Public Facilities
  • Public Services
    • Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse Prevention/Support
  • Public Infrastructure
    • Sidewalk Improvements
  • Economic Development
    • Façade and/or Building Rehabilitation

The City of Everett is an equal housing opportunity agency. The City will, upon request, provide translation for non-English speaking and hearing impaired residents. The City strives to accommodate individuals with disabilities, please contact Vicki Dorway at (425) 257-7185 or email as soon as possible if special accommodations are needed.