About Us

In 2011, the city created a new department, the Office of Grant Management and Community Development (OGM/CD). OGM/CD is tasked with identifying, securing, managing grant funding that will promote an increased in quality of life for the community of Brownsville. It also serves as a City of Brownsville liaison with funding agencies and related entities, provides grant-related guidance and services support to all city departments, and ensures compliance with grant requirements.
Staff of the Grant Management Department
Further, the department is responsible of managing the federally funded programs Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME), and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

Project Examples


Some examples of projects are:

Brownsville Skate Park

Brownsville Skate Park

The Belden Trail

The Belden Trail

Owner-Occupied Rehabilitation & Reconstruction