Community Input for CDBG (Community Development Block Grant) public facility projects
The City of Tucson wishes to inform the public that it is seeking community input for proposed Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) public facility projects located within the following census tracts: 1, 3 and 38.02 (link to census tract maps). Examples of public facility projects that can be carried out with CDBG funds include: acquisition of land or buildings, installation of a public facility e.g. a park or shelter for homeless persons, paved road, sewer system, street light, ADA improvements, property rehabilitation, removal of architectural barriers, historic preservation, renovation of closed buildings and blight remediation. Three project proposals were received - see summaries .
A meeting will be held as follows to solicit public input that will be used to prioritize City of Tucson department project submittals:
Date: Monday, September 15, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.
Location: Community Resource Center, Sentinel Building, 320 N. Commerce Park Loop, Tucson, AZ 85745
Please contact Elaine Raviele at 837-5324 five (5) business days in advance of this meeting if an accommodation is required or 791-2639 (TTY)
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Section 8 Landlord Outreach Meeting - Save the Date
A Section 8 Landlord Outreach Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 320 N Commerce Park Loop. The meeting will cover numerous topics of interest to existing landlords and prospective landlords. The session will be held at three different times: morning (8:30 a.m.), afternoon (noon), and evening (5:00 p.m.). The session will last approximately two hours. Further information will be posted as it becomes available.
2014 Final Versions of the Admin Plan and ACOP are available online
PHA Annual Plan
In accordance with Housing and Urban Development Department, the following documents are available for public review:
Section 108 Activity: ADA Sidewalks & Curbs Project
On September 10, 2013 Mayor and Council authorized City of Tucson staff to submit a request for a Substantial Plan Amendment to the FY 2014 Annual Action Plan for the attached Section 108 activity: ADA Sidewalks & Curbs Project. The following documents are available for public review:
On February 10, 2014, the Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) gave approval to the City to begin project activities. Updates will be posted on HCD's web site. If you have any questions, please contact Elaine Raviele at firstname.lastname@example.org or (520) 837-5324.
Public Notice & Public Meeting
A new Draft PHA Plan Substantial Amendment is posted here. Changes are highlighted in yellow. The second public meeting will be scheduled soon and will be posted here as soon as details are finalized.
The City of Tucson Public Housing Program will accept applications for various Public Housing Waiting Lists as follows:
Beginning Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. for Tucson House - 1501 N Oracle Rd - Studio, 1 & 2 bedroom apartments which are restricted to households in which the head of household, spouse, or co-head is elderly or disabled.
Beginning Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. for 1-6 bedroom units on various unrestricted general occupancy waiting lists.
Please follow the instructions for submitting an application which may be found at: Housing Management Sites
Apply for New Programs
- Local General Contractors: Residential Housing Rehab Contractors Wanted