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HOME and CDBG Action Plan for 17-18 Submitted to HUD

The City of Charlottesville and the TJPDC have developed and submitted the Action Plan of the Consolidated Plan for 2017-2018 (July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018). The Consolidated Plan and the Action Plan guide the use of federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds in the City of Charlottesville and federal HOME funds [...]

2017-08-28T15:36:35+00:00 August 28th, 2017|

Public Comment Sought on Home/CDBG Performance Report

The City and the Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission (TJPDC) invite public comment on the Draft 2016-2017 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER). The CAPER is a required document describing the use of federal funds for housing and community development projects, to be submitted to HUD by September 28, 2017. The draft CAPER [...]

2017-08-28T15:26:35+00:00 August 28th, 2017|

Public Comment Sought on HOME and CDBG Action Plan March 22 through April 21

The City of Charlottesville and the TJPDC invite all interested citizens to comment on the 2017-2018 (July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018) Draft Action Plan of the Consolidated Plan. The Consolidated Plan and the Action Plan guide the use of federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds in the City of Charlottesville and [...]

2017-03-21T20:23:45+00:00 March 21st, 2017|

HOME Action Plan for 2016-17 Available for Comment

Each year, the TJPDC is allocated funding through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for housing projects carried out through the Charlottesville HOME Consortium. The Consortium was established in 1993 through TJPDC work with all six localities in the region. By coming together our region is entitled to funds that no locality [...]

2016-12-20T22:15:48+00:00 March 22nd, 2016|

HOME Action Plan

Each year, the Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission and the City of Charlottesville jointly prepare the Annual Action Plan, with assistance from members of the Thomas Jefferson HOME Consortium. The TJPDC serves as the administrator for the HOME Consortium. The City of Charlottesville is the administrator for the CDBG entitlement funds. The Consolidated [...]

2016-12-20T22:15:48+00:00 March 15th, 2016|

Homesharing & ADU Resource Guide

Housing is generally the largest component of a household budget. Housing is considered “affordable” if housing costs take up no more than 30% of a household’s income. Households paying more than 30% of their incomes for housing costs are considered cost-burdened, which can lead to instability and increase the risk of homelessness. These households [...]

2016-12-20T22:15:51+00:00 September 30th, 2015|

The Consolidated Plan

The Consolidated Plan serves to guide the use of federal funds allocated annually to create affordable housing for low-income households in our region. The plan evaluates housing needs that currently exist, takes stock of the resources available to meet these needs, and sets realistic goals for the future. The plan is updated on [...]

2016-12-20T22:15:51+00:00 April 19th, 2013|

THA Toolkit

The second edition also includes a series of Fact Sheets providing specific guidance on using the Toolkit in a variety of planning efforts. Fact sheet topics include: Market Analysis Transit Study Comprehensive Plan Needs Assessment Rural Long Range Plan Housing The Transportation and Housing Alliance (THA) is a statewide initiative in Virginia [...]

2016-12-20T22:15:52+00:00 June 15th, 2009|

State of Housing Report – 2007

Affordable housing is a significant issue in our region. Our region has ranked highly in evaluations of desirable places to live, but high housing prices have been cited as a negative factor. Non-profit housing foundation, elected officials, and the public at large have known intuitively that costs are an issue in our community. [...]

2017-10-19T15:21:59+00:00 January 19th, 2007|