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Federal Grants  and CARES ACT Programs

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: The City of Fontana City of Fontana (City) has prepared the Draft 2019-2020 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) for its Community Development Block (CDBG), Home Investment Partnerships (HOME) and Emergency Solutions Grant Programs. The CAPER provides an assessment of the City's performance in meeting Fiscal Year 2019-2020 housing and community development goals as outlined in the previously adopted Fiscal Year 2019-2020 One-Year Action Plan. Additionally, the CAPER discusses changes the City anticipates making in the upcoming year, as a result of the assessment of FY 2019-2020 annual performance.  

Additionally, the City has prepared a draft Substantial Amendment to the 2020 Annual Action Plan to include additional special allocations of CDBG and ESG (CDBG-CV and ESG-CV) under the CARES Act. The City has received additional allocations of $1,232,380 in CDBG-CV and $1,723,436 in ESG-CV.

Comments can be submitted in writing to:

 City of Fontana
Attn: Housing Department
8353 Sierra Ave.
Fontana, CA 92335

Related Documents:
Public Hearing Notice - English
Public Hearing Notice - Spanish
2019-2020 Draft CAPER
2020-2021 Draft Annual Action Plan Substantial Amendment Oct 2020

Federal Grant Programs

The U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires state and local governments to produce a five-year Consolidated Plan and annual action plan in order to receive funds from the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Emergency Shelter Grant (ESG), and the HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) formula grant programs. The Housing Department of the City of Fontana is proud to make these documents available online to the public.

Fontana Housing Authority Brochure

Download the Fontana Housing Brochure for reference links and a list of services included affordable and senior housing complexes in the City of Fontana.

 Five-Year Consolidated Plan

The five-year Consolidated Plan (2020-2024) examines the community’s needs, market, and resources while setting priority needs and strategies for the five-year period. It includes an analysis of low-income housing needs, the needs of homeless persons and special needs populations, and the local housing market. This plan sets a strategy for carrying out programs and lays out the foundation for performance assessment.

One-Year Action Plans

The Annual Action Plan is a specific course of action for revitalization for the current year. It sets forth projects and other activities to be carried out in the coming year along with annual budgets, annual goals, and benchmarks for measuring progress. 

The 2020-21 Annual Action Plan is included in the City’s five-year Consolidated Plan.

Citizen Participation Plan  (CPP) 

The Citizen Participation Plan provides the citizens the opportunity to participate in the planning, implementation and evaluation of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program which aims to provide decent housing to low-and moderate-income residents.  

Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) 

The CAPER reports the accomplishments and financial information from previous years in carrying out activities / projects that address priority needs.

Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice

The Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice 2015-2019 provides an overview of laws, regulations, conditions, or other possible obstacles that may effect an individual or household’s access to housing in Fontana.

The Draft Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice 2020-2024 is currently available for public review.  It is pending City Council’s approval at this time.


The Community Development Block Grant-Recovery (CDBG-R) reports summarize projects and other activities to be set forth in the coming year along with annual budgets, annual goals, and benchmarks for measuring progress.

Neighborhood Stabilization Program

The NSP Quarterly Performance Report (QPR) and Substantial Amendments offer a summary of the program’s description, the City’s allocation of funds, its targeted areas, and the quarterly progress that has been completed.