Rebuild Florida General Planning Support Program

  
 

Rebuild Florida General Planning Support Program

With $20 million in Community Development Block Grant - Mitigation (CDBG-MIT) funding, the Rebuild Florida General Planning Support Program is designed to provide funding opportunities to units of general local government (UGLG), educational institutions, state agencies, and non-profits for the purpose of developing and updating state, regional and local plans.

The application period for the Rebuild Florida General Planning Support Program closed on July 31, 2020. DEO is currently in the process of Application Scoring.

2 Application Scoring

Webinar

To provide an overview of the program guidelines specific to the application process, DEO hosted a webinar on May 21, 2020. The recording, slides and transcript are available below.



Webinar Slides


Webinar Transcript

Technical Assistance

Beginning on May 26, 2020, DEO provided an opportunity for applicants to schedule 20-minute, one-on-one phone calls with DEO’s mitigation staff. These calls provided applicants an opportunity to ask questions and/or discuss issues specific to their project and the application process.

Sample Completed Materials
English | Spanish | Haitian Creole


How to Apply

Applicants were encouraged to use the online application. However, a fillable PDF (Spanish | Haitian Creole) application was made available and could be completed and emailed to CDBG-MIT@deo.myflorida.com or mailed to:

Attention: Office of Disaster Recovery
Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
Mitigation Team
107 East Madison Street Caldwell Building, MSC 160
Tallahassee, FL 32399-2100  

Eligible Areas

Florida communities most impacted and distressed by presidentially declared disasters in 2016 and 2017.

CFHP Eligbile Communities

Eligible Plans

A wide variety of plans may be eligible for funding. Examples of eligible plans include, but are not limited to:

  • Regional mitigation plans

  • Modernization and resiliency planning

  • Comprehensive, capital improvement, and community development plans

  • Floodplain and wetland management plans

  • Land use and urban environment plans

  • Historic preservation plans

  • Small area, housing and neighborhood plans

  • Integration of mitigation plans with other planning initiatives

  • An inventory development of properties with known or suspected environmental contamination

Program Timeline

  • May 15, 2020: Application submission cycle opens.
  • May 21, 2020 at 2:00 PM EST: General Planning Support webinar.
  • May 26, 2020: Intensive technical period begins.
  • July 31, 2020, 5:00 p.m. EST: Application submission cycle closed.
 
An equal opportunity employer/program.  Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.
All voice telephone numbers on this website may be reached by persons using TTY/TDD equipment via the Florida Relay Service at 711.
You have selected a link to a website that is outside of the floridajobs.org domain. Control of the content of this website belongs to the website's owner and not to the Department of Economic Opportunity.
OK
 
Cancel