HOME RFP Application

Application & Instructions






The City of Brownsville administers and implements the HOME Investment Partnerships Program, a federally funded program through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Approved applications will receive funding through HUD’s HOME allocation to the City of Brownsville. An estimated $917,366.00 in HOME Entitlement Funds will be available for the 2021-2022 fiscal year. Funding is subject to HUD approval and availability. All proposed projects must align with the City of Brownsville’s Five-Year Consolidated Plan.


Interested organizations wishing to submit an application may do so by downloading one at https://www.cob.us/466/HOME-RFP-Application or by picking up a packet at the Office of Strategic Initiatives located at 1150 East Adams, 3rd Floor, Brownsville, Texas 78520. The application will be available starting Monday, April 5, 2021. Format and additional submission requirements can be found at https://www.cob.us/466/HOME-RFP-Application


Deadline to submit a complete application is Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. Central TimeApplications must be postmarked, or be hand-delivered or delivered by courier by the May 5, 2021 deadline to be considered for funding to: Office of Strategic Initiatives, City of Brownsville, 1150 East Adams, 3rd Floor, Brownsville, Texas 78520. Failure to meet the submission deadline (no later than 5:00pm Central Time on May 5, 2021) will preclude a proposal from consideration by the City of Brownsville.


Additionally, a pre-bid virtual meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 via Webex from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. to provide technical assistance and to answer general questions regarding the completion of the application and the application process.  The following link may use to login in to the pre-bid meeting: https://brownsville.webex.com/brownsville/j.php?MTID=m4e478ef1ac1bb535b68254f2de7b51bd, meeting number: 187 447 4912, password: home. The meeting can also be access by calling +1-408-418-9388, access code: 187 447 4912. For technical assistance and general questions can be email to armando.rangell@brownsvilletx.gov.


The City of Brownsville does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission of, access to, treatment of, or employment in its programs, activities, or public meetings. Any individual with a disability in need of an accommodation is encouraged to contact the ADA Coordinator at (956) 548-6037 or 1-800-735-2989 (voice or Relay TX).   Please provide 2-3 day notice so that proper accommodations can be provided. For more information about this public notice contact the Office of Strategic Initiatives at (956) 548-6167. Para más información sobre esta publicación, contacte a la Oficina de Strategic Initiatives al (956) 548-6167.