Notice of Funding Availability and Request for Proposals Under the CDBG-DR MHP Program

Authored on
November 16, 2021

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that, the City of Santa Barbara will be accepting applications for grant funding under the Community Development Block Grant-Disaster Recovery/Multifamily Housing Program (CDBG-DR MHP) through the California Department of Housing and Community Development. The City’s CDBG-DR MHP funding is intended to fund projects related to addressing the unmet rental housing needs in the City following the Thomas Fire, a federally declared disaster in December 2017.

Authorized activities under the CDBG-DR MHP program include new construction, clearance, demolition, removal, reconstruction, and rehabilitation of buildings and improvements to create Low- and Moderate-Income housing units. Eligible applicants may submit applications for funding of projects that demonstrate compliance with program requirements and objectives.

Applications must be submitted via email to and cc’d to Project proposals will be reviewed on a continuous basis until funds are committed to eligible projects or the program is discontinued. Additional information on program requirements and application materials can be found online at