Community Development Block Grants - Demolition


These grants help Missouri communities with demolition of vacant, dilapidated structures (primarily residential) in blighted areas and that present safety hazards.


CDBG Application Examples
CDBG Demolition Guidelines, Narratives & NOFA
Application Training

CDBG FY2022 Application Training

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Upload Program Application(s) and Documents

The FTP is a file system that allows you to send large documents that are too big to go through email.

To upload a file to the CDBG FTP, please click the following link and enter the username and password provided below: 

Username: ded.cdbg
Password: BCSformupload2020

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Eligibility Criteria: 
Communities participating in this activity must, at a minimum, determine blighted structures by applying existing dangerous building ordinance, building code level of violation or applicable occupancy or habitability designation or code violation in a manner consistent with their ordinance.

Program Benefits/Eligible Uses: 
Eligible uses of the funds are demolition, plus necessary professional services such as asbestos inspection and demolition inspection. 

Funding Limits: 
Current limit is $200,000 for residential only and $300,000 including commercial.

Application/Approval Procedures: 
Applications are rated on a point scale based on the need, project impact, local effort, and past efforts.

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Application Process

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