Federal Grants - Community Development Block Grant

2018 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report

The City of Bremerton’s 2018 Consolidated Annual Performance Report is annually required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. This report captures the expenditures, accomplishments, and progress made on the strategies and goals outlined in the 2015-2020 Consolidated Plan and the 2018 Action Plan for the use of CDBG funds. This plan is available for public comment. The City welcomes comments until March 26th. Please send any comments or feedback to:

Sarah Achaoui, CDBG Administrator
345 6th Street, Suite 100
Bremerton, WA 98337

Or via email: sarah.achaoui@ci.bremerton.wa.us.

2020 CDBG/HOME Funding

The City of Bremerton has released the 2020 CDBG/HOME Policy Plan for public comment. This plan includes the policies and procedures for use of CDBG and HOME funding. This document begins the funding process for the 2020 Program Year. This document contains important information if your organization will be applying for either CDBG or HOME funding. Please review the 2020 CDBG/HOME Policy Plan (PDF) and provide public comments to:

Sarah Achaoui, CDBG Administrator
345 6th Street, Suite 100
Bremerton, WA 98337

Or via email: sarah.achaoui@ci.bremerton.wa.us

The City is pleased to announce the Bremerton Homeownership Program!

The City of Bremerton, in partnership with Community Frameworks, presents the Bremerton Homeownership Down Payment Assistance (DPA) Program. The program is designed to provide deferred payment, low-interest subordinate loans that make home buying affordable for eligible home buyers purchasing within the Bremerton City Limits. Funding for this program comes from the City of Bremerton’s HUD allocation of Federal HOME funds and is matched with DPA from other sources provided by Community Frameworks for up to 20% of the purchase price. Community Frameworks’ partner lenders have additional DPA available as well. 

For more information please visit the Housing Information webpage or contact Community Frameworks at 360-377-7738 ext. 2, or visit their website

Most Block Grant assistance is used for large-scale projects and programs that are carried out in partnership with local agencies and contractors. If you need emergency assistance for you or your household please feel free to contact the Housing Solutions Center 360-377-0053.

Upon advance request, the City will provide for interpretation or translation services to meet the needs of non-English speaking residents. The City will take appropriate actions to serve the needs of persons with disabilities. 

More Information

Please visit the Consolidated Planning page for more information about how this program works. 

  • Explore CDBG
  • CDBG Making a Difference
  • CDBG and HOME are federal block grant programs from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) that provide communities with flexible funding to address a wide range of community development needs.
  • The City of Bremerton receives this block grant funding each year to expand economic opportunities, and provide a suitable living environment and decent housing--principally for our low- and moderate-income community members.
  • The City’s Block Grant funding has touched countless lives and impacted our community in many ways, great and small. Available below are links to information about our annual awards, policies, performance reports, and more.

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)
Home Investment Partnership Program (HOME)

2019 CDBG/HOME Funding

2018 CDBG/HOME Funding

2017 CDBG/HOME Funding

2016 CDBG/HOME Funding

2015 CDBG/HOME Funding