Berkeley's Housing and Community Services Plans, Policies, and Reports

The Housing and Community Services Department works on a variety of plans, policies, and reports.

As a condition of receiving entitlement grant funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), such as Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Emergency Shelter Grant (ESG), and the HOME Partnership for Investment Program grant (HOME), the City completes:

The Department also administers the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) program. 

The Department works on plans and policies related to homelessness and special needs housing.

The Department works closely with the Planning & Development Department on other plans and policies, including the:

The Housing and Community Services Department presented a report on current programs and activities for a City Council workshop on January 13, 2009.