Small Cities Development Program - Rehabilitation Funds

NEWS!!! 11/3/17


Applications are now being taken for the 2017 Small Cities Redevelopment Funds.  The applications can be found below or can be picked up at City Hall.  Application packets are available for commercial properties, residential rental properties and owner occupied residential properties. Please make sure you get the correct packet below. If you have questions, please call the Southwest Minnesota Housing Partnership Phone 1-888-468-8010, ext. 1617 or email

The copies of the presentations from the November 2, 2017 meetings are also available below for viewing.



The City of New Prague through the Small Cities Development Program Income Project will to the greatest extent feasible, market to low and very low-income persons or businesses, and female or minority owned contractors.


Applications were also available beginning September 15, 2016 for rehabilitation funds through the Small Cities Development Program for commercial / rental housing property owners in the established downtown Target Area. Application materials were mailed directly to those that sent in pre-applications. For those who did not fill out a pre-application, but are interested in applying for funding, materials are available beginning on September 15, 2016 at City Hall during regular business hours, or on this website. Applications must be submitted to and will be processed by the Southwest MN Housing Partnership, 2401 Broadway Ave, Slayton, MN 56172. Funding is allocated on a first come, first served basis to property owners who have submitted full, complete and accurate documentation.If you have any questions, please contact Janet at Southwest Minnesota Housing Partnership, 507-836-1607 or