Community Legacy and Community Legacy Neighborhood Intervention
Fiscal Year: 2017 Funding Allocation: $6 million capitalApplication Due Date: July 15, 2016
Mandatory Application Training:Program GuidelinesProgram TrainingVideo Application Training (MP4)
The Community Legacy program provides local governments and community development organizations with funding for essential projects aimed at strengthening communities through activities such as business retention and attraction, encouraging homeownership and commercial revitalization.
As a result of the
Sustainable Communities Act of 2010. Community Legacy Areas are now
known as Sustainable
Communities. Funding, in the form of grants and loans, is available for projects located in these Sustainable Communities, formerly known as Community Legacy Areas, and is meant to compliment and supplement other State funding programs.
The following entities may apply for Community Legacy funding for projects located in Sustainable Communities:
Projects should capitalize on the strengths of a community and be part of a larger revitalization strategy to revitalize a declining area. Projects/activities typically include, but are not limited to:
Contact a Regional Project Manager if you have any questions concerning the program or current funding opportunities:
7800 Harkins Road, Lanham, MD 20706