Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

Program Description

The City of Bristol is in the third year of a new Five-Year Consolidated Plan for 2015-2020. The Consolidated Plan is the overarching framework for administering the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program. Planning for the upcoming year, July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019 begins in December 2017.

Fair Housing

The City is responsible to affirmatively further fair housing choice. This is accomplished by updating the Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice and working to correct the impediments that are identified. The Fair Housing Officer for the City of Bristol is Eileen McNulty, Director of Youth and Community Services; she can be reached by email or at (860) 314-4690.


The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development allocated $627,571 to the City of Bristol for 2018-2019. Funding for 2019-20 is unknown at this time.