The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a nation-wide temporary eviction moratorium for certain tenants through December 31, 2020. Additionally, the Texas Supreme Court has issued an order in support of the CDC's declared moratorium.

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The City of Houston Housing and Community Development Department (HCDD) works to create opportunities for all Houstonians to have access to safe homes that they can afford in communities where they can thrive. Our department works closely with service providers and developers across the city to improve quality of life for Houston residents. Full details of our strategies and proposals can be found in regularly published reports:

  • Draft 2019 CAPER (Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report)

    The Draft 2019 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) is available for comment. The commentary period begins Tuesday, September 8, 2020 and ends on Wednesday, September 23, 2020. Public comments may be submitted by email to, or by mail

    Attn: Planning and Grants Management
    City of Houston
    Housing and Community Development Department 2100 Travis Street, 9th Floor
    Houston, Texas 77002
  • 2019 Annual Action Plan Amendment September 2020
  • 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan and 2020 Annual Action Plan
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