The City of Irving's Housing and Redevelopment division applied for federal Pathways to Removing Obstacles to Housing (PRO Housing) grant funds on November 5, 2023. The PRO Housing is a competitive grant administered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to identify and remove barriers to affordable housing production and preservation.
A 15-day public comment period was held on Oct. 13, 2023 and ended Oct. 27, 2023 at 5 p.m. All comments were accepted in writing via email and in-person at Irving City Hall.
Residents were also encouraged to attend a Public Hearing on Thursday, Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. at Irving City Hall. The public hearing was held during the regularly scheduled City Council Meeting.
The City of Irving Housing Plan discusses the nature of the housing market in Irving and proposes several strategies which may be useful in addressing local housing needs. These strategy recommendations may form the basis for new planning and assistance programs to ensure that the City of Irving continues to meet the housing needs of current and future residents and employers.