CDBG-CV Fast-Track Public Services

In December 2021, the Community Development Board and the Billings City Council approved staff's recommendation to facilitate a CDBG-CV fast-track application process for public service activities, including emergency rent, mortgage, and/or utility assistance; mental health; healthcare; food assistance; adult education, job coaching, employment assistance; childcare and/or tutoring; non-congregant shelter; Wi-Fi to access social services; vaccination activities; etc. 

The City Council approved a total allocation of $150,000 to be granted on a first-come, first-served basis. Grant awards per organization will be $10,000 to $15,000 per award. 

If an organization seeks an award over $15,000 for a public service, or an award for a public facility improvement, please reference for application instructions. 


Download and complete a Fillable Application Form (MS Word) or an Application Form (PDF) and submit it along with the required documents to Tam Rodier via e-mail at As an alternative, applicants may mail or hand deliver materials to Tam Rodier, Community Development Division, 2825 3rd Avenue N, Suite 610, Billings, MT 59101.

Technical assistance is available until 4:30 p.m. MST on Friday, January 21, 2022. To request, please email or call (406) 657-8284.