Iowa Economic Development Authority putting $1.6 million in block grant funds up for grabs

1 Nov 2019

The Iowa Economic Development Authority will open an early round of applications for approximately $1.6 million in federal Community Development Block Grant money, the agency announced.

Cities and counties can apply for the funds — allocated to Iowa by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and disseminated from the state’s CDBG Community Facilities Fund — to assist with projects such as day care facilities, senior centers, vocational workshops and community services, such as stormwater projects.

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