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City Departments - Planning & Redevelopment - Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)
Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) | Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP)

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) is a federally funded grant program that provides communities with resources to address a wide range of needs for low-moderate income persons.

Regulations governing the CDBG program require that all CDBG activities meet one of the following three broad national objectives:

  • Benefit people with low and moderate incomes
  • Aid in the prevention or elimination of slums and blight
  • Meet an urgent need (such as earthquake, flood, or hurricane relief)

Owner Occupied Rehabilitation Program
The Owner Occupied Rehabilitation Program is a program for homeowners residing within Michigan City limits. Income eligible homeowners may apply for a rehabilitation loan to complete work on their homes. The program is administered by Housing Opportunities for the City of Michigan City.

New Construction of the Grace Learning Center
New Construction of the Grace Learning Center

Funds per home are available up to $20,000. Eligible uses of funds include:

  • Improving energy efficiency
  • Bringing a house in-line with building codes
  • Ensuring home safety