Housing & Community Development

The Housing & Community Development Division (HCD) is a city agency which works to improve the quality of life for city residents and to revitalize neighborhoods by providing decent, safe affordable housing. The HCD also provides a variety of housing programs and services providing the foundation needed to aid in promoting homeownership and/or sustainable neighborhoods.Our mission is to offer a comprehensive housing program designed to improve the quality of life of the very low, low and moderate income citizens of the City of Gainesville.

- Proposed Annual Action Plan FY 2019-2020
- Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report FY 2016-2017
- SHIP Annual Report for State Fiscal Years
- SHIP Local Housing Assistance Program 2017-2020
- Joint Assessment of Fair Housing
- Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice
- Final Citizen Participation Plan
- Consolidated Plan

ConnectFree Program

- Notice of Funding Availability (2019) 
- Free Resolution No. 160146
- Affordable Rental Housing Development Application
- Application: Homeowner
- Application: Rental Property Owner
- Application: Non-Profit Housing Organizations & Governmental Entities
- Notice of Funding Availability (2018) 


Housing & Community Development

Department Head:
Jacqueline Richardson
Phone: 352-334-5026
Fax: 352-334-3166
P.O. Box 490
Station 22