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Public Housing and Community Development
September 2016 Recapture and Reallocation Recommendations
The Economic Prosperity Committee (EPC) will hold a public hearing on September 14, 2016 at 2:00 p.m., or the next regularly scheduled EPC meeting if not approved. The public hearing will be held inside the Board of County Commission Chambers located on the second level of the Stephen P. Clark Center, 111 NW 1st Street, Miami, Florida 33128.
The purpose of the hearing is to give the public an opportunity to comment on the Proposed Substantial Amendments to FY 2009-16 Action Plans, FY 2008-12 and FY 2013-17 Consolidated Plans and other Applicable Years’ Action Plans for Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Home Investment Partnerships Program (HOME), and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) Program Funds, and Change of Use Hearing for Real Property to be Conveyed to the City of Miami Gardens.
Comments may also be submitted in writing until September 17th, 2016 to the attention of Mr. Clarence Brown, Division Director at Public Housing and Community Development (PHCD), 701 NW 1st Court, 14th Floor, Miami, Florida 33136 or via e-mail to: email@example.com.
Recruitment for Homebuyer Loan Program certified lenders
The Miami-Dade County Public Housing and Community Development (PHCD) Department has established the Miami-Dade County Homebuyer Loan Program (HLP) using Documentary Surtax funds in accordance with the Ordnance N0. 15-127 that was adopted by the Board of County Commissioners on November 3, 2015.
The HLP will provide mortgage loan assistance to assist qualified low-and moderate-income individuals and families in the purchase of a primary residence.
The Public Notice is recruiting to certify qualified (licensed by the State of Florida) loan officers, mortgage lenders, mortgage brokers, and title companies to approve participating homebuyers for the HLP.
Due to the short time period of the current Mortgage Lender application submittal date, PHCD is extending the deadline from Tuesday, August 9, 2016 to Friday, August 26, 2016.
Redevelopment of Liberty Square and Lincoln Gardens
Related Urban has been awarded as the developer through the redevelopment of Liberty Square and Lincoln Gardens, "Liberty Square Rising" Request For Application (RFA) process.
Miami-Dade Public Housing and Community Development (PHCD) is addressing residents’ and community concerns about the violence around Liberty Square public housing development by investing over $500,000 in security enhancements as part of the Liberty City Rising initiative.
“Ensuring the safety of all residents is essential to building a healthy and sustainable community,” said Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez. “This investment, which is responsive to the needs of the residents, helps create a safe environment for families residing in Liberty Square.”
Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez, Commissioner Audrey Edmonson, Miami-Dade Public Housing and Community Development Department, and partners unveiled new technology for Liberty Square residents.
FY 2016 Housing & Non-Housing Request for Applications (RFA)
Miami-Dade County Public Housing and Community Development (PHCD) announces the release of the draft FY2016 Documentary Stamp Surtax/State Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP) Request for Applications (RFA) for public review and comment. Comments on this draft document will be accepted until close of business on Thursday, August 11, 2016. Please direct any questions or comments to Mr. Clarence Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org
Final Scores and Proposed Funding Recommendations for the FY 2016 Housing & Non-Housing Request for Applications (RFA) are published.
The Economic Prosperity Committee will hold a public hearing on Thursday, July 14th, 2016 at 2:00 p.m on the proposed FY 2016 Annual Action Plan funding recommendations, and Substantial Amendments to the FY 2015 Action Plan and FY 2013-2017 Consolidated Plan. The item will be considered for final action at Board of County Commissioners (BCC) Meeting on Tuesday, July 19th , 2016 at 9:30 a.m. or the next regularly scheduled BCC Meeting if not approved. Both meetings will be held inside Board of County Commission Chambers located on the second level of the Stephen P. Clark Center, 111 NW 1st Street, Miami, Florida 33128.
Comments may be submitted in writing from June 17th, 2016 through July 16th, 2016 to the attention of Mr. Michael Liu, Director, Public Housing and Community Development (PHCD), 701 NW 1st Court, 16th Floor, Miami, Florida 33136 or via email to email@example.com.
Supplemental Request for Applications (RFA) for the FY 2015 Funding for Small Developments in Little Haiti for Documentary Stamp Surtax Funding is available now!
Supplemental SURTAX Funding RFA for FY 2015
The public is being notified that the Miami-Dade County is issuing a supplemental FY 2015 Request For Applications (RFA) for Small Developments in the geographical area called Little Haiti for Documentary Stamp Surtax Funding. The booklet is available now. The RFA package contains the application, guidelines and instructions for the preparation of funding requests. Application copies are available online and at 701 NW 1st Court, 14th Floor, Miami, Florida 33136. Comments and Questions about the RFA application may be directed to Mr. Clarence Brown, Division Director via e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or 786-469-2258.
Completed applications must be submitted to the Clerk of the Board, at the Stephen P. Clark Center, 17th Floor, 111 N.W. 1st, Miami, Florida 33128 from May 3, 2016, through May 12, 2016 (Monday – Friday except on Holidays observed by the County). On Friday, May 13th, 2016, completed applications will only be accepted during the hours of 9:00AM and 12:00PM and will only be received at the Overtown Transit Village, 14th Floor, 701 NW 1 Court, Miami, FL 33136.
With the growing interest in “inclusionary zoning” here is a recently completed research paper on this policy based on data from across the country. It points out the variety of options available depending on unique features of the local market.
- Achieving Lasting Affordability through Inclusionary Housing (Hickey, Sturtevant & Thaden/Lincoln Institute of Land Policy) (~21 MB)
- National Directory of Inclusionary Housing Programs
Proposed Capital Fund Program for 2016-2017
PROPOSED CAPITAL FUND PROGRAM FOR 2016-2017
Miami-Dade Public Housing and Community Development (PHCD) hereby advertises its proposed Capital Fund Program (CFP) for Fiscal Year 2016-2017, which will be available for review during a 45-day comment period from January 14, 2016 through February 27, 2016 at PHCD’s site offices, administrative offices and website www.miamidade.gov/housing. Please send written comments during the comment period to: PHCD, 701 N.W. 1st Ct, 16th Floor, Miami, Florida 33136, Attn: Proposed CFP; or email comments to: PHAPublicComment@miamidade.gov. The public hearing will be held at the Economic Prosperity Committee (EPC) meeting on June 16, 2016, at 2 p.m., or soon thereafter, at the Board of County Commission Chambers located on the second floor of the Stephen P. Clark Center, 111 N.W. 1 St. Miami, Florida 33128.
Utility Allowance Adjustments for 2016
The Miami-Dade Public Housing and Community Development (PHCD) will be making an adjustment to its utility allowance. This adjustment is due to changes in utility rates determined by the utility companies. This notice is to advise you that the new utility allowance will take effect on your next reexamination. PHCD maintains records that document the basis on which the utility allowance has been established and revised. You can request a copy of the Utility Allowance Schedule and/or inspect these documents during business hours at your site manager’s office.
Proposed Housing Dwelling, Lease, Community Policies and ACOP.
Miami-Dade Public Housing and Community Development (PHCD) hereby advertises its proposed Public Housing Dwelling Lease, Community Policies, Admissions and Occupancy Policy (ACOP), which will be available for review during a 30-day comment period from August 1, 2016 through August 30, 2016 at PHCD’s management offices and website www.miamidade.gov/housing. Please send written comments during the comment period to: PHCD, 701 N.W. 1st Ct, 16th Floor, Miami, Florida 33136, Attn: Director - Policy Comments; or email comments to: PHAPublicComment@miamidade.gov.
- Public Notice
- Proposed Public Housing Dwelling Lease
- Proposed Community Policies
- Proposed ACOP , Appendix I
Thinking about buying a home? Here’s a great opportunity for homebuyers searching for an affordable home in Homestead. Check out PHCD’s Open House events for homes in the Neighborhood Stabilization Program.
- Homestead property information flyer (June 27th, 2016)
2014 Waiting Lists Announced
PHCD received 28,362 pre-applications for the Public Housing Program during a twelve-day registration period from September 8-19, 2014. All pre-applications successfully completed and transmitted during this period were selected randomly by computer and assigned a ranking/position list number. PHCD will be sending letters to notify the applicants of their ranking/position list number. The waitlist with only the Entity/Client ID number, Confirmation number, and ranking is provided by clicking on the link above.
PHCD received 17,916 pre-applications for the Moderate Rehabilitation Program during an eight-day registration period from July 14-21, 2014. All pre-applications successfully completed and transmitted during this period were selected randomly by computer and assigned a ranking/position list number. PHCD sent letters on 1/30/15 notifying applicants of their ranking/position list number. The waitlist with only the Entity/Client ID number, Confirmation number, and ranking is provided by clicking on the link above.
New Contractors for Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8) Announcement
Effective June 29, 2014, the Miami-Dade Public Housing and Community Development (PHCD) Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program is replacing the current contractor Quadel Consulting Corporation with two new contractors, Nan McKay Associates and CVR Associates.
Becoming an Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program Landlord
Owner orientations will be held quarterly, on the last Wednesday of the month in January, April, July and October, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. For location and to reserve your seat please email to: email@example.com.