LCA Grants Calendar

Important dates for LCDA, LHIA, TOD and TBRA grant applicants

All meetings are open to the public. For details about the grant application process, or to speak with staff, please review the individual grant information pages.

Livable Communities Demonstration Account (LCDA)

  • May 31 - LCDA Pre-Development Spring Round applications due
  • June 28, 3:00 p.m. - Project Concept Plans due
  • July - Council awards Spring Round Pre-development grants
  • August 9, 3:00 p.m. - Full applications due
  • September - Council staff conducts reviews
  • October-November - Livable Communities Advisory Committee conducts Step Two evaluations 
  • November 1, 3:00 p.m.- LCDA Pre-Development Fall Round applications due
  • December - Met Council awards LCDA Development grants
  • December/January - Council awards Fall Round Pre-Development grants

Local Housing Incentives Account (LHIA)

  • May 31 - Intent to Apply due to Minnesota Housing for Multi-family projects
  • June 12 - Single family applications due
  • June 14 - Multi-family applications due
  • July–August - Funding partners' staff review applications
  • September - Funding partners' application evaluation and selection meeting
  • October - Minnesota Housing Board acts on recommendations from funding partners
  • November/December - Met Council awards LHIA grants

Tax Base Revitalization Account (TBRA)

  • May 1 -  Spring round applications due for TBRA Cleanup, Site Investigation and SEED programs
  • July - Met Council awards spring round TBRA grants
  • November 1 - Fall round applications due for TBRA Cleanup, Site Investigation and SEED programs
  • January - Met Council awards fall round TBRA grants

Transit-Oriented Development (TOD)

  • May 31 - TOD Pre-Development Spring Round applications due
  • May 31 - Project Concept Plans (PCP) due for LCDA-TOD Development and TBRA-TOD Cleanup
  • July - Council awards Spring Round Pre-Development grants
  • July 12, 3:00 p.m. - Full applications due for LCDA-TOD Development and TBRA-TOD Cleanup
  • July-August - Council staff conducts reviews
  • September - Livable Communities Advisory Commitee conducts Step Two evaluations of LCDA-TOD Development and TBRA-TOD Cleanup applications
  • October - Met Council awards LCDA-TOD Development and TBRA-TOD Cleanup grants
  • November 1, 3:00 p.m. - TOD Pre-Development Fall Round applications due
  • December/January - Council awards Fall Round Pre-Development grants
(Please note - some cities hold preliminary RFP processes to select their partners prior to submitting an application to the Met Council; inquire with individual cities on their submission process.)