Community Development Office

Man with planning drawingsAnnually, the Community Development Office applies for and administers the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The funds are used to provide assistance to low and moderate income individuals for housing rehabilitation work and capital improvements in eligible areas. The Housing Rehabilitation Program allows eligible homeowners to maintain and improve existing homes in the City. Capital projects are built in eligible areas with pressing capital improvement needs.

The Office also coordinates other activities and programs such as maintaining census data for the city, citywide tree planting, and providing professional assistance to the Beautification Commission.

Contact the Community Development Office at (248) 871-2543 for further information or questions.

Capital Improvements Projects – Status as of May 2017

The City of Farmington Hills receives Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds. These funds are utilized to benefit low and moderate income areas as defined by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

The following is a list of current CDBG capital improvements.

Fire Station #3/Jon Grant Community Center

The project proposes the installation of replacement HVAC rooftop units and energy efficient lighting around and inside the building. Construction is anticipated in the spring and summer of 2017.

CDBG Documents & Programs

5 Year Consolidated Plan
Annual Action Plan
CAPER
Citizen Participation Amendment 2020
Fair Housing
Public Notices
Housing Rehabilitation Program