Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)


Since 2004, the City of Jefferson receives a yearly distribution for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) entitlement program by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).  The entitlement program are for cities in metropolitan areas over 50,000 in population, designated principal cities of metropolitan statistical areas or urban counties with more than 200,000 people.  Grant funds are provided to the City on an annual basis for low-to-moderate income individuals and households, removal of slum and blight or urgent need.  According to the 2019-2023 Consolidated Annual Action Plan the City will utilize funds to support the following programs.

Contact Us
Open Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Phone: (573) 634-6410
Fax: (573) 634-6457

Down Payment Assistance Program is accepting applications.

Emergency Assistance Repair Program

Public Facility and Infrastructure Improvements

Neighborhood Improvement (Demolition)