Community Development Grants

 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program provides grants to neighborhood groups, public service districts and other organizations to construct or improve public neighborhood facilities such as senior centers, parks, playgrounds, community center, and recreation buildings in low- and moderate-income neighborhoods and communities in unincorporated Fresno County.


Public Facilities & Infrastructure Improvements

Provides grants for public infrastructure improvements such as sewer, water, drainage, streets, curbs and sidewalks in low- and moderate-income neighborhoods and communities in unincorporated Fresno County.

Partner Cities Grants

Provides grants to the following partner cities to improve the quality of life in city low- and moderate-income neighborhoods.



Public Services Grants

Provides grants to the Sheriff and to non-profit community-based social service agencies to provide eligible public services to low- and moderate-income residents of unincorporated Fresno County.


Completed Projects

before and during construction of park on Stanislaus avenue in Kerman  

Before and after of Smith Street in Kingsburg

Action Plan

See the main Community Development Division page for copies of the current Action Plan & CAPER 

Draft-2024-2025-Action-Plan(PDF, 6MB)


A Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) is required annually to provide information on the County's use of Federal funds received from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) under the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) programs, as well as supplemental CDBG funding under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), and resulting outcomes and progress toward meeting goals identified in the County's Strategic Plan and Annual Action Plans.  This CAPER reports on the use of funds and resulting outcomes for the 2022-2023 Action Plan. 

Public comments will be accepted through September 27, 2023.



CEQA/NEPA Determinations with Open Public Comment Periods

Kerman Plaza Veterans Park Restroom CDBG project #23371 / Environmental Assessment CD23711. Comment period ends Thursday, August 1, 2024.

Notice of Finding of No Significant Impact and Notice of Intent to Request Release of Funds (published 7/17/2024): Notice of FONSI-RROF-CD23371.pdf(PDF, 136KB)

Environmental Assessment for Review and comment: CD23371-EA-for-Comment.pdf(PDF, 1MB)

The County of Fresno

Community Development, Attention: Jonathan Avedian

2220 Tulare Street, 6th Floor

Fresno, CA 93721

(559) 600-4292


For additional information, general questions, or comments, please complete the form below or contact our office directly: 
Phone - (559) 600-4292 | Fax - (559) 600-4573 | Email:

Community Development office is located on the 8th Floor of the Fresno County Plaza
2220 Tulare Street (South/West corner of Tulare and "M" streets) in Fresno, CA
Office hours 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (closed 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm)


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