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2021-22 Funding Handbook Now Available

2020-21 application deadline is November 30

The City of Bakersfield would like to announce that the 2021-22 Funding Handbook is now available.

The Funding Handbook describes the application process for Community Development Block Grant, HOME Investment Partnership, and Emergency Solutions Grant programs. The deadline for the 2021-22 applications is Friday, November 30, 2020 at 3 p.m.

The Funding Handbook is available here, in the PDF linked below, or at the following public libraries:

  • Beale Memorial, 701 Truxtun Avenue
  • Baker Branch, 1400 Baker Street
  • Holloway-Gonzales Branch, 506 E. Brundage Lane
  • Northeast Branch, 2671 Oswell Street
  • Southwest Branch, 8301 Ming Avenue
  • Wilson Branch, 1901 Wilson Road
  • Walter W. Stiern Library, Cal State Bakersfield, 9001 Stockdale Highway

NOTE: Some libraries may be temporarily closed due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

You may also pick up a copy at the City of Bakersfield Development Services Department, 1715 Chester Ave., 2nd Floor.

For more information, contact Nina Carter, Homeless Services Principal at: 661-852-7534, TDD: 661-321-9472 or

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