Office of Community Development
The Office of Community Development works to stabilize and revitalize communities in the City of New Orleans through the development of affordable housing and economic opportunity, and the delivery of community services that support Orleans Parish residents.The City of New Orleans currently operates under the 2012-2016 Consolidated Plan, which identifies priority housing, community development, and continuum of care needs and strategies to address these needs.
Draft 2015 Annual Action Plan & Public Hearing
The City of New Orleans is currently planning its 2015 program year, the fourth year of its 5-year Consolidated Plan (CP). The CP is the five year Housing and Community Development Plan which is the planning and application process for four formula grants: The four formula grants are the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Home Investment Partnership Act (HOME), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG), and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS/HIV (HOPWA) Programs.Attached is the Draft 2015 Annual Action Plan:DRAFT-2015-Annual-Action-Plan.pdf The City must submit a 2015 Annual Action Plan to detail how these federal funds will be used to address the housing and community development needs for the City of New Orleans. The City will hold TWO (2) Public Hearings to discuss the 2015 AAP. We are seeking your views on housing and community development needs. The general public, as well as, representatives from the business, housing, educational, social service, non-profit, and faith-based communities are invited and encouraged to attend:
Where: Sojourner Truth Neighborhood Center
2200 Lafitte Street ~ New Orleans, Louisiana 70119
When: April 1, 2015 & April 14, 2015
Time: 5:00-6:30 pm
If you need additional information or require special assistance, please contact Planning & Resource Development at 658-4347 or 658-4200
Hurricane Isaac Recovery Program:
Find all information regarding the Hurricane Isaac Recovery Program including the Action Plan here.
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