Public Notices

This page provides information about public comment periods, public hearings, and funding opportunities through the Human Services Department. For additional information about any of these opportunities, please visit the linked page and direct your question(s) to the contact person noted. 

Funding Opportunities


The items below are the Notices of Funding Availability (NOFA), Requests for Proposals (RFP), Requests for Information (RFI), Requests for Qualifications (RFQ), or Requests for Concept Papers (RFCP) currently available within the Human Services Department:
  • *New* Snohomish County announces the availability of funding for a range of homeless housing and services interventions supported by multiple funding sources: Ending Homelessness Program (EHP), Washington State Commerce Consolidated Homeless Grant (CHG) and Emergency Solutions Grant (WA State ESG). The funding period is for two years: July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2019. The application deadline is for 4:00pm on Tuesday, March 14, 2017. No applications will be accepted after this deadline. Please refer to the Homeless Housing & Services Funding webpage for more information.
     
  • *New* Snohomish County announces the availability of funds for Program Year 2017 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Housing. The funds may be used for projects which principally benefit low- and moderate-income persons. Activities funded must be consistent with the Snohomish County Consortium 2015-2019 Consolidated Plan. Funding Available is currently estimated at $825,355. The application deadline is 4:00 p.m., Monday, December 12, 2016. Please refer to the Housing Projects webpage for more information.
  • *New* Snohomish County announces the availability of Affordable Housing Trust Fund (AHTF) dollars for the 2017 program year renewal of AHTF Operating & Maintenance (O & M) project awards.  This renewal application is for organizations and agencies interested in renewing their 2016 AHTF O & M awards for the 2017 program year. The application deadline is 4:00pm on Wednesday, January 11, 2017. No applications will be accepted after this deadline. Please refer to the AHTF O&M Renewal Projects webpage for more information
  • *New* Snohomish County announces the availability of funds for Program Year 2017 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Public Facility and Infrastructure projects (PF&I). The funds may be used for projects which principally benefit low- and moderate-income persons and areas. Activities funded must be consistent with the Snohomish County Consortium 2015-2019 Consolidated Plan. Funding Available is currently estimated at $966,100. Please refer to the CDBG Public Facilities & Infrastructure Application webpage for more information.

Public Comment Periods & Public Hearings

  • *New* Public Hearing on NSP Funds.  A public hearing will be held on March 3, 2017 at 9 a.m. to review final project performance for four affordable housing projects in Everett, Marysville, and unincorporated Snohomish County.  The projects created 42 units of affordable rental housing for low-income families and were funded under the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP).  All interested persons are invited to attend and comment.  Public Notice in English.  Notificación pública en Español.
  • *New* Public Hearings on Community Needs and Program Performance.  Two public hearings will be held on December 8, 2016 at 3:00 pm and 6:00 pm.  All interested persons are invited to attend.  Provide input on community needs for affordable housing, public facilities, infrastructure, and services for 2017 CDBG, HOME, and ESG funds.  Hear about last year's program performance and provide feedback.  Persons unable to attend may submit written comments.  For additional information, please view the Public Hearing Notice.  Help us spread the word about the hearings with these flyers:
Public Meetings
Many of the programs in the Human Services Department have an advisory board, commission, or council. Please see the Public Meetings webpage for brief information about each group, the schedule, and the contact person for the meeting.