Community Development

The Department of Community Development is responsible for planning, administering, and evaluating HUD funds. The Department implements programs designed to conserve and expand the housing stock; revitalize commercial areas; acquire, maintain, and market vacant land; improve the quality of human services; and develop small area or neighborhood strategies.

  • Storefront Renovation Program (SRP) Assists Neighborhood Retail Districts

    Cleveland’s SRP helps retail districts become attractive, economically viable, and diverse places to visit and shop by assisting in the design and funding of signage and the rehabilitation of traditional storefront buildings.

  • Community Development Consolidated Plan/2015-2016 Action Plan

    The Con Plan details how the Department of Community Development will spend approximately $27 million in federal HUD funds, from 6/1/2015 to 5/31/2016. Programs include: Community Development Block Grant, HOME Investment Partnership, Emergency Solutions Grant, and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS.

  • Community Development Consolidated Plan and Action Plan

    These plans provide details on the spending of Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) funds from 6/1/2013 to 5/31/2014 for grants that include: Community Development Block Grant, HOME Investment Partnership, Emergency Solutions Grant and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS.

  • Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER)

    The 2011 CAPER details the performance of activities funded in part by HUD with Community Development Block Grants, the HOME Investment Partnership, Emergency Solutions Grant and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS funds, active in the program year ending 5/31/2012.

Afford-A-Home Mortgage Loans >>

Block Grant Development Program >>

Home Improvement Loans and Programs >>

Land Bank Program >>

Lead Hazard Control Program >>

Residential Tax Abatement >>

Section 3 Program Certification and Reporting Requirements >>

Storefront Renovation >>

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