Colorado Agricultural Flood Recovery Grants (CDBG-DR) – now accepting applications!

Outlet: Colorado Department of Agriculture

May 8, 2014

Colorado’s “Community Development Block Grant-Disaster Recovery” (CDBG-DR) Action Plan provides for grant & loan programs that will be available to flood impacted communities in housing, infrastructure & economic development. A portion of the grant funds have been allocated specifically to Ag producers. The CO Dept of Ag is providing $4.5 million of grant funding to affected Ag businesses in 19 counties. These funds are dedicated to retaining CO Ag jobs at both low & moderate income levels, & to promote Ag job creation. Applications being accepted until June 17, 2014.