Coles County Regional Planning & Development Commission has several employees experienced in grant writing and administration.

Local Government Grants

FEMA Grants

  • FEMA Flood Buyout
  • FEMA Assistance to Firefighters

Illinois Department of Natural Resources

Illinois Department of Transporation

Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity

Economic Development – DCEO has allocated $4,000,000 for 2019 in block grant funds with a grant ceiling of $1,000,000. This grant will be awarded to communities and businesses that create and/or retain permanent jobs.

Public Infrastructure – DCEO has allocated $15,000,000 in CDBG funds to the Public Infrastructure Component. A grant ceiling of $500,000 per project, for all projects, has been established. The objective of these program components is to fund public infrastructure projects with priority given to projects involving water and sanitary systems, or storm sewer upgrades.

Housing Grants

We offer several housing grants. Please following the link below to find out more information.