Announcements

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.

This draft of the Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) presents the results for the 2021/2022 fiscal year, from the States utilization of funds from U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the following programs: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME), Emergency Solutions Grants Program (ESG), Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA), & the National Housing Trust Fund (NHTF).

The State of Georgia is accepting public comment through September 28, 2022.  

Landlord briefings will begin on Sept. 13-14. All new and current landlords must sign up for the first briefing by noon, Sept. 12. To register, visit https://www.research.net/r/DCAHCVLLOrientation or scan the QR code below.

Georgia National Register Review Board Meeting

Friday, October 28, 2022

Five nominations will be considered for the National Register of Historic Places by the Georgia National Register Review Board (Agenda

The next Georgia National Register Review Board Meeting will be held virtually on Friday,

October 28, 2022 from 10:00 am to 1:15 pm.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING GEORGIA HOUSING AND FINANCE AUTHORITY

August 18, 2022 - Notice is hereby given by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs of the amending of the FFY2022 for the State of Georgia Community Development Block Grant Method of Distribution. The proposed amendment involves modifications to the allocation of funds and the scope of the Innovative Grant Program Set-Aside. The purpose of the public hearing is to receive citizen comments on the proposed amendment.

The Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) was charged with identifying and designating providers to deliver training to Regional Industrial Development Authorities, as established by the Georgia General Assembly during the 2022 legislative session through House Bill 1044. Regional Industrial Development Authorities were created to provide additional incentives to businesses locating within industrial parks developed through the cooperation of multiple counties, as evidenced by revenue and cost-sharing agreements in a regional industrial park.

The CDBG-DR team will host a 2018 CDBG-DR applicant webinar on Wednesday, September 21, 2022, at 2:30pm EST. To register for the webinar, please click the following link:
 
On or after August 18, 2022, DCA will submit a request to HUD for the release of Community Development Block Grant- Disaster Recovery (“CDBG-DR”) funds for the 2018 Homeowner Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Program, which is authorized by Federal Register Notice 85 FR 4681 (January 20, 2020). This Program will serve the following 20 counties: Baker, Calhoun, Clay, Crisp, Decatur, Dougherty, Early, Grady, Laurens, Lee, Miller, Mitchell, Randolph, Seminole, Sumter, Terrell, Thomas, Tift, Turner and Worth.

This will be a virtual meeting held via Webex.

State Housing Trust Fund for the Homeless Commission Meeting Join from

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