Housing and Community Development Services Announcements
Coronavirus (COVID-19) HCDS Updates
The temporary suspension on evictions are in place for San Diegans experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19. Please see below for information on the temporary prohibitions on evictions and the Housing Authority of the County of San Diego's (HACSD) housing policies to address COVID-19.
Inspections - The Housing Quality Standards (HQS) inspection process has temporarily changed.
CARES Act HUD Waivers - HACSD has adopted the broad level CARES Act HUD Waivers.
Moratoriums - Federal, State and Local Moratoriums.
Temporary Suspension on Evictions - Tenant concerns regarding rent and the temporary suspension of evictions for non-payment of rent.
Annual and Five-Year PHA Plan DRAFT - Public Notice
PHAs are required to prepare a Five-Year Plan and an Annual Plan. The purpose of these plans is to provide a comprehensive guide to the PHA’s policies, programs, operations, and strategies for meeting local housing needs and goals.
The Five-Year Plan describes the PHA’s long term goals and objectives over the next five years. The Annual Plan provides details about the PHA’s immediate operations, program participants, programs and services, and the PHA’s strategy for addressing operational and resident concerns over the next fiscal year.
The Housing Authority of the County of San Diego (HACSD) has prepared a draft of the Five-Year Plan for Fiscal Years 2020-2024 and the Annual Plan for Fiscal Year 2020-2021, along with the required attachments and documents related to both Plans. Beginning February 21, 2020, the referenced documents will be available for public review. The public hearing regarding these Plans will be held on April 8, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. in Room 310 of the County Administration Center located at 1600 Pacific Highway, San Diego, CA.
Written comments may be submitted prior to the public hearing and during the 45-day comment period ending on or about April 8, 2020, to the County of San Diego, Housing and Community Development Services, or fax your comments or suggestions to Anthony McCall at (858) 514-6575.
DRAFT 2020-21 FIVE YEAR AGENCY PLAN (37-page PDF)
DRAFT 2020-21 ADMISSION AND CONTINUED OCCUPANCY POLICY (267-page PDF)
DRAFT 2020-21 ADMINISTRATIVE PLAN (512-page PDF)
SIGNIFICANT CHANGES 2020-21 (2-page PDF)
AGENCY PLAN 2020-21 PUBLIC NOTICE (2-page PDF)
Comment Form (1-page PDF)
Notice of Funding Availability - No Place Like Home Program
The County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency, Housing and Community Development Services (HCDS) is announcing the availability of funding for affordable multi-family supportive housing. Funds will be provided in the form of loans to successful applicants serving persons who are homeless or at risk of homelessness and have a serious mental illness.
Application submittals must be complete and in compliance with all of the specified application requirements set forth in the NOFA solicitation documents. Download application here.
Fiscal Year 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan
The County of San Diego is working on its FY 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan and we want to find out how the community wants their federal funding invested.
The County of San Diego receives millions of federal funding dollars to invest in low to moderate income communities each year through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG), and the Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) programs. The County is looking for your input to learn how you would like to see the money invested; Libraries, public parks, homeless prevention services, services for seniors, or affordable housing? Your input is needed! See enclosed flyer for upcoming meetings that are scheduled.
Community Forum Presentation English
Community Forum Presentation Spanish
Community Forum Presentation Arabic
Housing and Community Development Services (HCDS) is announcing the release of its DRAFT Fiscal Year 2019-20 Annual Plan.
The DRAFT plan will be presented on April 9, 2019, to the San Diego County Board of Supervisors, at the County Administration Center, 1600 Pacific Highway, San Diego, California.
A copy of the DRAFT plan is available here and is also available for viewing at the HCDS office located at 3989 Ruffin Road, San Diego, CA 92123.
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