The Community Services Division provides a holistic approach to neighborhood revitalization, housing assistance, and community development projects that build or expand infrastructure; upgrade public facilities; upgrade the existing housing stock; expand home ownership opportunities and affordable rental housing; and promote economic development that will enhance the tax base as well as the health, wealth and safety of a geographic designated area. The elimination and prevention of slum and blight enhance the tax base, encourage affordable housing, and facilitate redevelopment activities by the private sector within the limits of the redevelopment area of the Town.
Housing Assistance Programs
CDBG Homeownership Assistance Program
At this time, we are only accepting applications of households that are at the Low (80% AMI) income level. A maximum deferred payment loan up to $40,000 may be applied towards the following for the purchase of eligible owner-occupied housing: