HCDD Fall Community Meeting

We would like to hear from you about needs in your community!

Each fall, the Housing and Community Development Department (HCD) holds community meetings to share our recent successes, to provide information about our programs, and to hear about needs in your community for the upcoming 2023 Annual Action Plan.

Every year, HCD anticipates a $45 million in federal grants to assist families through

  • Affordable housing
  • Supportive services
  • Public improvements and infrastructure
  • Economic development

Please join us for our Fall 2022 Community Meetings on Thursday, December 15, 2022 at 3pm (virtual). Event information can viewed on this downloadable flyer or in the next section below.

Check out HCD’s 2022 Annual Action Plan or take a look at one of last year’s Fall Community Meeting.

If you can't make the meetings, please see below for other ways you can review information or submit your comments.

Participate in the Community Meeting

Interactive via Microsoft Teams

Thursday, December 15, 2022 | 3 p.m.

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To listen via audio

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The December 15th meeting will also be viewable on Facebook Live @HoustonHCDD and on HTV on the following channels:

  • Comcast (Ch. 16)
  • Phonoscope (Ch. 73 & 99)
  • Suddenlink (Ch. 14)
  • AT&T U-verse (Ch. 99)

To request special arrangements (interpreter or other), contact Ashley Lawson at (832) 394-5438 or Ashley.Lawson@houstontx.gov.

Can't Make the meetings?

We want you to stay informed even if you can’t attend the meetings. Please review the meeting materials below.

Meeting Presentation Comment Online

In preparation of the 2023 Annual Action Plan, we would like to hear about what activities HCD should prioritize.

Voicemail at 832-394-5400 Email a Public Comment

A recording of the virtual meeting will also be available on Facebook Live @HoustonHCDD and on HTV on the following channels:

  • Comcast (Ch. 16)
  • Phonoscope (Ch. 73 & 99)
  • Suddenlink (Ch. 14)
  • AT&T U-verse (Ch. 99)

Development of the 2023 Annual Action Plan

Information collected from the Fall Community Meetings will help create the 2023 Annual Action Plan. The following timeline shows development process.

  • November - December 2022
    Fall Community Meeting and Public Hearings
  • March – April 2023
    Draft 2022 Annual Action Plan Published for 30-public review
  • April 2023
    Request for City Council Approval of Plan
  • November 2022 – March 2023
    HCD Staff Writes Draft 2022 Annual Action Plan
  • March – April 2023
    Spring Community Meeting and Public Hearings
  • May 2023
    Submission of 2022 Annual Action Plan to HUD

Information from Previous Meetings

We want you to stay informed even if you can’t attend the meeting. Please review the meeting materials below

Title Date Added Type View
2022 Annual Action Plan Toolkit 03/31/2022 Video View
Virtual Spring Public Hearing 2022 03/31/2022 Video View
2022 HCD Virtual Spring Community Meeting Presentation New 03/31/2022 Presentation View
2021 HCD Virtual Fall Community Meeting Presentation 11/04/2021 Presentation View
Virtual Fall Public Hearing 2021 11/04/2021 Video View
2021 HCD Virtual Spring Community Meeting Presentation 03/26/2021 Presentation View
Virtual Spring Public Hearing 2021 03/25/2021 Video View | Español
Virtual Spring Public Hearing 2021 03/23/2021 Video View
2020 HCD Virtual Fall Community Meeting Presentation 11/16/2020 Presentation View
2020 HCD Virtual Fall Community Meeting Presentation 11/18/2020 Video View
2021 Annual Action Plan Toolkit 11/18/2020 Toolkit View

Want to know more?

Each year HCD, receives more than $45M in federal grants from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to improve housing and quality of life for Houstonians. These federal grants include: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME), Housing Opportunities for Persons with HIV/AIDS (HOPWA), and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG). To receive these grants, the City must have.

  • A five-year strategic plan called the Consolidated Plan that outlines the strategies that the City will take to address identified community needs to improve the lives of low- and moderate-income residents and their neighborhoods
  • An Annual Action Plan that includes a budget and program descriptions to completed in the upcoming year. View our 2021 Annual Action Plan .

To view these and other HUD reports, please visit our Plans and Reports page.

Con Plan Cover Page

Fair Housing

The Fair Housing Act protects individuals and families from discrimination in the sale, rental, financing or advertising of housing based on their race, color, religion, family status, national origin, sex, or disability. HCD is committed to promoting fair housing and providing quality affordable homes in all neighborhoods. To learn more, please visit our Fair Housing page. For specific questions or concerns about fair housing or landlord/tenant relations, please contact Yolanda Guess-Jeffries at (832) 394-6308.