The Community Development and Housing programs help revitalize the City’s neighborhoods, address income inequality in the City, and improve the quality of the City’s housing. The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) staff also manages a number of federal programs including the Housing Rehabilitation Program, the Replacement Housing Program, and the Commercial Rehabilitation Program. Learn about our 2020-2024 Consolidate Plan Process.
If you have questions please contact the Planning Department at (608) 789-7512.
City of La Crosse drafting $518K CDBG CARES Act funding plan - May 18, 2020
La Crosse Mayor asking residents to take Community-Wide Needs Survey - October 15, 2020
The City of La Crosse lends a hand to its small business owners - April 13, 2020
City of La Crosse sets up resource page - April 3, 2020
La Crosse gets $518K in federal COVID-19 funding - March 31, 2020
City offering grants, loans to businesses hurt by pandemic - March 20, 2020
Hamilton Elementary School’s vision comes to life - March 10, 2020
La Crosse Tribune
La Crosse to receive $300,000 grant for lead-based paint removal in area homes - February 13, 2020
Community Development Block Grant Covid-19 Funding
Now Accepting Comments
The City of La Crosse anticipates receiving $518,988 in new Community Development Block Grant funding to address the negative impact of Covid-19 in our Community. We will be amending our Consolidated Plan and are currently considering the following programs to address the community's needs:
- Small Business Relief Grants
- Child Care Center Grants
- Funding to address homelessness needs
- Expanded community gardens
Please let us know your thoughts and opinions on unmet needs and the areas we have identified.