The next meeting of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Advisory Council is scheduled for February 22, 2018 at 2:30 pm. The meeting will be held at the Georgia State Capitol, 206 Washington Street SW, Atlanta, GA 30334 in Mezzanine 2.
An Agenda for the meeting is attached for your review.
DCA's process for allocating funds is outlined in the Qualified Allocation Plan. This document describes (1) the federal and state resources available for financing rental housing through the plan, (2) the legislative requirements for distributing these resources, (3) the State's preference for the location and type of such housing, (4) the process used for evaluating applications and awarding these resources, and (5) program compliance requirements and procedures.
The Georgia Initiative for Community Housing (“Initiative” or “GICH”) offers communities a three-year program of collaboration and technical assistance related to housing and community development. The objective is to help communities create and launch a locally-based plan to meet their housing needs.