Policy 6

Increase funding for county housing projects and programs and leverage state, federal, and nonprofit funding and resources.

  • HN6.1 - Establish and capitalize a County Housing Trust Fund with a dedicated source of revenue. This will help construct and rehabilitate low- and moderate-income housing.

  • HN6.2 - Pursue state, federal, private sector, and foundation support to complement Community Development Block Grants, the HOME Investment Partnership, and other sources of funding.

  • HN6.3 - DHCD will partner with County agencies, municipalities, neighborhood organizations, private nonprofit organizations, foundations, religious institutions, and for-profit housing developers to leverage County investments in housing projects to create new housing through sharing of resources.