COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

 

Municipal Business Center
601 S. Main Street Anderson,
SC 29624 (864) 231-2223
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City Of Anderson, SC – Community Needs And Fair Housing Survey

Amendment to 2020 – 2024 Consolidated Plan Comment Period Notice

The City of Anderson is amending its 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan.  Amendment to the 5 Year Consolidated Plan is the means to meet the application requirements for the City to receive its $371,660 Community Development Block Grant Coronavirus Response (CDBG- CV) allocation through the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).  The amendment covers the City’s proposed strategy to provide COVID-19 testing, diagnosis, or other services at fixed or mobile locations with an emphasis of outreach to underserved persons in low income areas. The strategy also includes allocating CDBG-CV to assist businesses to avoid job loss and retain jobs held by low-income and moderate-income persons.  

Persons may provide questions or comments on the Amendment to Consolidated Plan and during the comment period that begins on September 23, 2020, through September 28, 2020. Please email questions or comments to ecraft@cityofandersonsc.com.

Citizens may also mail questions or comments to the attention of Erica M. Craft, City of Anderson, Community Development Department, 601 S. Main Street, Anderson, SC 29624. Anyone with special needs, questions and/or comment about the Amendment to the Consolidated Plan may also contact Erica Craft at 864-231-2242 or 231-2223.

The City of Anderson, SC will be conducting a Public Hearing to discuss the Amendment to the Consolidated Plan. The hearing will begin at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 in City Council Chambers located in City Hall – 401 S. Main Street, Anderson, SC.

To view the presentation live please Click Here or the recording at a later date, please visit our City of Anderson YouTube Channel

Anderson will submit its Amendment to the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan to HUD by  September 30, 2020. 

Click to View 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan Amendment DRAFT

CLICK TO VIEW – Anderson 2019 AAP Substantial Amendment (DOCX)

CLICK TO VIEW – Anderson Citizen Participation Plan

Link to Video Presentation (YouTube)

The City of Anderson is amending its 2019 Annual Action Plan and Citizens Participation Plans.   The Amendment to the Annual Action Plan covers the 2019 program year and contains a strategy to address housing, community development, and non-community development needs.  It is also the means to meet the application requirements for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program.     

Persons may provide questions or comments on the Amendment to the 2019 Annual Action Plan and Citizens Participation Plan during the comment period that begins on May 22, 2020, through May 29, 2020. Please email questions or comments to ecraft@cityofandersonsc.com. 

Citizens may also mail questions or comments to the attention of Erica M. Craft, City of Anderson, Community Development Department, 601 S. Main Street, Anderson, SC 29624. Anyone with special needs, questions, and/or comment about the Consolidated Plan and Annual Action Plan may also contact Erica Craft at 864-231-2242 or 231-2223.

Anderson will submit its Amendment to the 2019 Annual Action Plan and Amended Citizens Participation Plan to the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) by May 29, 2020.

The City of Anderson, SC will be conducting a virtual public hearing to discuss the Amendment to the 2019 Annual Action Plan and the Citizens Participation Plan. The hearing will begin at 5:30 pm on Thursday, May 28, 2020. Participants should log onto the link below.

NOTICE REGARDING HOW TO SUBMIT PAYMENTS TO THE CITY OF ANDERSON FOR HOUSING REHABILITATION LOANS

Effective March 15, 2020, the City of Anderson will modify services until further notice, to protect citizens and minimize opportunities to spread COVID-19 in our community. During this time clients will not be able to come inside the City of Anderson’s Community Development Department to make payments for housing rehabilitation loans. We are asking clients to mail payments to the following address:

When mailing the payment please list the loan account number on the memo line of the check or money order. If mailing it is not convenient, you may want to consider using your bank or credit union’s Bill Pay to remit payment. Clients should list the loan account number on the payment. We regret any inconvenience you may experience.

Feel free to contact 231-2223 or 231-2242 if you have questions.

The Community Development Department has a primary mission of:

  • Improving the quality of housing for low to moderate income persons
  • Increasing homeownership opportunities for low to moderate income persons
  • Promoting fair housing
  • Improving public facilities in low to moderate income areas
  • Stimulating the local economy through the expansion of employment opportunities
City of Anderson Operational Update (6-15-20)CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO
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