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.
2014 Draft Annual Action Plan
The Consolidated Plan (CP) is the City’s Housing and Community Development Plan that is updated annually. The City of New Orleans submitted its 2014-Draft-Annual-Action-Plan-(F).pdf to HUD. The AP provides the proposed activities for for the City of New Orleans for its Community Development Block Grant, HOME Investment Partnership Act, Housing Opportunities for Person with AIDS, and Emergency Solutions grant programs.
2014 ESG/SESG Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) Registry & General Information Package:
The CNO through the Office of Community Development(OCD), announces the availability of funds for 2014-15 to community based, not for profit and faith-based organizations that implement programs and/or projects addressing homelessness, homelessness prevention and rapid re-housing. These funds are available for the Federal Emergency Solutions Grants Programs (ESG) and the State Emergency Solutions Grants Programs (SESG).Some resources in this NOFA will be dedicated to assist with the Mayor's initiative to end Veterans Homelessness in 2014.Organizations applying for 2014 ESG/SESG funds are required to submit and OCD-Registry-of-Organizations-Application.doc and ESG-SESG-General-Information-Application.docx . Hard copies of these documents are available at OCD (see below for address). Should you have any questions or assistance, please contact Madelyn C. Sanchez at (504)658-4214 or email@example.com . An original and one copy of the Registry and ESG/SESG application must be delivered to the Office of Community Development (OCD)-1340 Poydras St. 10th Floor-NOLA 70112, as well as, an electronic copy to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Tuesday, September 9, 2014, by 3:00p.m. Central Standard Time, to be considered for funding.
Hurricane Isaac Recovery Program
Find all information regarding the Hurricane Isaac Recovery Program including the Action Plan here.
Hurricane Isaac signed grant agreement April 2014
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