Announcements

This is notification that a substantial amendment to the 2017 CDBG-DR Action Plan has been posted to the DCA website for public comment and may be viewed here: 2017 CDBG-DR Amendment #3 for Public Comment | Georgia Department of Community Affairs (ga.gov).

In accordance with HUD regulations, the amendment will be available for public viewing and comment for 30 days prior to it being sent to HUD for final approval. Changes to the Action Plan will appear in red font. Additions will be underlined and deletions will contain a strike-through.

Georgia National Register Review Board Meeting

The most recent meeting occurred on Friday, October 28, 2022. The Review Board approved five nominations for listing on the Georgia Register. Each will now be considered for the National Register of Historic Places. Information about these nominations is listed below.

The next Georgia National Register Review Board Meeting will be held on May 5, 2023 beginning at 10:00 am.

Notice is hereby given that the Department of Community Affairs will hold public hearings in accordance with the Administrative Procedures Act, O.C.G.A. §50-13-1, et seq. The hearings will afford all interested persons reasonable opportunity to provide data, views, or arguments regarding proposed rules for the Georgia Minimum Standard Codes Appeals Subcommittee (Rules of the Georgia Department of Community Affairs, Chapter 110-11-2, et seq.).

Request for Proposals: Housing Needs Assessment
DCA has issued a request for proposals (RFP) to conduct a statewide housing needs assessment. The RFP is posted to the Housing Tax Credit page of the DCA website (click here).

All questions about the RFP must be submitted by February 5th, 2021 and all proposals must be submitted by February 15th, 2021. Both questions and proposals must be submitted by email to hfdround@dca.ga.gov.

Notice of Funding Availability

10/3/2022

The Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) releases the 2023 Community HOME Investment Program (CHIP) grant application for approximately $5 million in available grant awards.

Reentry Partnership Housing (RPH) applications are being accepted year-round for providers who are willing and able to serve our high need populations, registerable sex offender (SO) and mental health level III (MH) participants.  Please contact housing@dcs.ga.gov for more information.

 
 

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND INTENT TO ADOPT REVISIONS TO THE RULES FOR THE JOB TAX CREDIT PROGRAM

Notice is hereby given that the Department of Community Affairs will hold a public hearing in accordance with the Administrative Procedures Act, O.C.G.A. §50-13-1, et seq. The hearing will afford all interested persons reasonable opportunity to provide data, views, or arguments regarding proposed revised rules for the Job Tax Credit program (Rules of the Georgia Department of Community Affairs, Chapter 110-9-1, et seq.).

Atlanta, GA – Commissioner Christopher Nunn announced today that forty Georgia communities will receive more than $35 million in federal grants to help grow their local economies. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) allocated the annual funds to the State’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, which is administered by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs.

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