Community Development Department
The Department of Community Development is responsible for coordinating the City’s community development and neighborhood stabilization and revitalization efforts including financial empowerment and home retention, affordable housing, and homelessness services programs. The City implements these services by working with developers and community housing development organizations
Request for Qualifications (RFQ)
Addendum #1 Questions and Responses
Pre-Proposal Conference June 11, 2018
Question: What is the maximum number of pages that can be submitted in response to the Environmental Assessment RFQ?
Answer: The maximum number of pages that can be submitted in response to the Environmental Assessment RFQ for Southside, Beamon Assemblage, And Jackson Street developments is ten (10) pages of narrative, plus any necessary attachments.
Application Process for Emergency Shelter and Neighborhood Stabilization Funding is Now Open
Applications are now being accepted for the following requests for proposal:
Emergency Shelter Funding: Up to $177,000 in federal Community Development Block Grant funds is available to support the provision of emergency shelter for homeless individuals and families.
Neighborhood Stabilization: Up to $497,000 in Dedicated Housing funds is available to support neighborhood stabilization projects, which include both new construction and preservation of smaller-scale affordable rental and for sale projects in priority neighborhoods.
Applications are due by 3:00 PM on July 13, 2018.
An Application Workshop will be held on Wednesday, June 13th, at 2:00 PM in the Department of Community Development located at 807 E. Main Street, Building 2, Suite 200 on the second floor.
For information about the current funding applications, instructions, guidance and contacts, or to begin the application process, use the following link: Apply via ZoomGrants
FY 2018-2019 Annual Action Plan - Draft Funding Chart and Public Hearing Notice
The Durham City Council will hold a public hearing on April 16, 2018 at 7:00 PM to receive citizen comments on the Draft FY 2018-2019 Annual Action Plan (AAP). Please refer to the documents below for additional information.
Draft FY 2018-2019 Funding Chart
Public Hearing Notice