Bids & RFPs
CITY OF SHREVEPORT 2017 Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA)
Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Public Facilities Activities/Capital Projects
CFDA Number: 14.218 - Request for Proposal (RFP) - Deadline: November 17, 2017 5:00 P.M.
The City of Shreveport (“City”), through its Department of Community Development, is currently accepting public facility proposals for funding consideration under the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG) for eligible governmental and nonprofit entities. These funds are allocated by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The CDBG program is authorized by the Housing and Community Development (HCD) Act of 1974. Regulations governing this program can be found at 24 CFR 570.
The city has approximately $300,000 available and only anticipates funding 2 projects under this NOFA. The city will only consider infrastructure projects associated with an approved project and acquisition only projects with minor rehabilitation. New construction and substantial rehabilitation are eligible activities but will not be considered under this NOFA. To learn more, view Request for Proposal (PDF).
REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP)
WIOA ONE-STOP OPERATOR SERVICES
FOR LOCAL WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT BOARD #71
The City of Shreveport Local Workforce Development Board (WDB 71) is seeking creative, committed organizations to act as the Operator for the Caddo Business and Career Solutions Center, a comprehensive one-stop for employment and training services in the City of Shreveport. WDB 71 seeks to strengthen the workforce development system for City of Shreveport residents, including those who may be experiencing barriers to employment. To learn more, view Request for Proposal (PDF).
CITY OF SHREVEPORT 2017 NOTICE OF FUNDING AVAILABILITY (NOFA)
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT (CDBG)
PUBLIC SERVICE ACTIVITIES-REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP)
This NOFA announces the availability of funding under CDBG to community based, not-for-profit organizations that implement programs and/or projects addressing designated non-housing services for the youth and children, elderly, homeless services, and economic development. Services are limited to the City of Shreveport. To learn more, view Request for Proposal (PDF).
CITY OF SHREVEPORT NEIGHBORHOOD INVESTMENT PROGRAM (NIP)
2018 REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL - RFP Deadline is November 27, 2017 at 5:00 P.M.
The City of Shreveport Department of Community Development has released its Program Year 2018 Neighborhood Investment Program (NIP) application. NIP offers small grants to neighborhood based organizations in the city limits of Shreveport to do projects that improve the quality of life in their neighborhoods. Grants range from $2,500 to $6,000. Grants are intended to spur small, grassroots community projects. To learn more, view Request for Proposal (PDF).
CITY OF SHREVEPORT
DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG)-REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP) - Deadline is December 15, 2017 at 5:00 P.M.
This NOFA announces the opening of competition for the FY 2018 proposed U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) funds administered by the City of Shreveport. Only organizations, with a 501 (C) (3) status, and a minimum of one year experience providing one of the eligible activities, are eligible to apply. Only applicants who are members of the Homeless Management Information System (HMIS) will be considered. Funding available under the Emergency Solutions Grants Program can be utilized for the following purposes: street outreach, emergency shelter, homelessness prevention, rapid re-housing assistance and home management information system (HMIS). To learn more, view Request for Proposal (PDF).
PUBLIC NOTICE - Cancelled
The City of Shreveport’s Department of Community Development announces the 2018 Annual Action Plan / Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Plan / Public Hearings previously scheduled for Jan. 30 and 31, 2018 have been postponed until further notice.
CITY OF SHREVEPORT
2018 Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA)
The Home Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program
Special Housing Development Program (SHDP) - Request for Proposal (RFP)
Deadline: Monday, April 9, 2018 by 5:00 PM
The HOME Program is administered by the Department of Community Development. The NOFA is serving the City of Shreveport residents. The proposal form and detailed instructions are available to help in the development of the proposal. Community Development staff is available Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., to provide technical assistance in the development of a viable proposal by explaining the NOFA criteria and HOME rules. Projects that fail to meet the applicable tests will NOT BE considered for funding. For more information, click here.