City of Wilmington FY2020 Request for Proposals for Public Services and Housing Projects
The City of Wilmington Department of Real Estate and Housing is soliciting applications from qualified organizations interested in providing services that address one or more of the public service needs targeted in the City’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG), Home Investment Partnerships Program (HOME), and Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS (HOPWA) programs. Proposals will be accepted for eligible activities and projects.
The City of Wilmington anticipates the availability of the following funding amounts for activities and projects in FY2020:
- Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) $327,426
- Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) $169,234
- Home Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) $$414,364
- Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS (HOPWA) $749,546
Copies of the applications may also be requested or picked up from the Department of Real Estate and Housing, 800 North French Street, 7th Floor, Wilmington, Delaware 19801, or by emailing Alan J. Matas at ajmatas@WilmingtonDE.gov.
A pre-application meeting will be held in the 3rd Floor Constituent Services Conference Room of the Louis L. Redding City/County Building, 800 North French Street, Wilmington, Delaware 19801 on Tuesday, January 29, 2019, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for questions and assistance.
RFP applications and narratives MUST be received in the City of Wilmington Department of Real Estate and Housing, 800 North French Street, 7th Floor, Wilmington, Delaware 19801, no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday, February 15, 2019. Proposals submitted after this time or to any location other than the one listed will be rejected without exception.
Proposals recommended for funding will be made available for a 30-day public comment period which will begin April 1, 2019, and end April 30, 2019. Final awards will be announced following the comment period.
Regarding Historic Preservation
The public is invited to share their views on the effects of HUD-supported projects on historic properties listed on, or eligible for listing on, the National Register of Historic Places, pursuant to Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 (et. seq.). Comments may be made via email or U.S. Postal Service to dmartin@WilmingtonDE.gov, or Debra Martin, Department of Planning and Development, Louis L. Redding City/County Building, 800 North French Street, 7th Floor, Wilmington, Delaware, 19801.