Community Development

The Community Development Program provides communities with a flexible housing and community development resource that can be used to address locally identified needs that are eligible Community Development Block Grant activities and qualify under the national objective of Low- and Moderate-Income (LMI) Benefit or Elimination of Slum and Blight. The program includes competitive set-aside funding for Neighborhood Revitalization, Downtown Revitalization and Critical Infrastructure.

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The Community Development Division uses funding such as Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnerships Program to;

  • Improve neighborhoods
  • Public facilities
  • Increase and maintain affordable housing
  • Provide loans to home owners for rehabilitation or repairs to their property
  • Economic development
  • Fair housing