Community Development Division
Some of the duties of the Community Development division include:
- Manage the home restoration program.
- Administer the down payment assistance program.
- Help construct and rehabilitate affordable homes in the community.
- Provide social services.
- Provide homeless services.
The Planning and Community Development Department annually receives grant funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The Community Development and Housing division administers three primary HUD grants:
- Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)
- Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG)
- Home Investment Partnerships Grant (HOME)
Public Announcement - CDBG Public Service Funds
The Planning and Community Development Department is seeking eligible non-profits to apply for Community Development Block Grant - Public Service Funds. These funds are for the provision of case management services for the City of Irving's Permanent Supportive Housing clients. Applications are now open. Click here for more information
Request for Public Comment and Public Meeting - Substantial Amendment
The Planning and Community Development Department is seeking input from the public on a Substantial Amendment regarding the use of Community Development Block Grant and HOME Investment Partnership Funds. Click here for the Public Notice
Section 8 Information
The City of Irving does not currently administer Section 8 rental assistance vouchers; however, it does accept the vouchers. Contact one of the following Housing Authorities for assistance: