What is the Consolidated Plan?
The Contra Costa Consortium (Contra Costa Urban County along with the five largest cities - Anitoch, Concord, Pittsburg, Richmond, and Walnut Creek) is in the process of developing the FY 2015-2020 Consolidated Plan for the use of CDBG, HOME Investment Partnerships Act (HOME), and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funds.
The Consolidated Plan looks at the various community development and housing needs in the County and describes strategies that the Consortium plans to employ to:
Increase and maintain the supply of affordable housing;
Create a suitable living environment through neighborhood revitalization and improvements in services and public facilities; and
Expand economic opportunities.
Public Input & Hearings Public Comments have been collected through an online survey and community meetings. The Draft Consolidated Plan is being prepared that incorporates public input.
There will be a public hearing before the Board of Supervisors to consider the Draft Consolidated Plan. The hearing will take place at the Board of Supervisors' chambers located at 651 Pine Street, Room 107 in Martinez, CA 94530 at a date/time TBD.
For more information on the five year planning process and other opportunities to participate, please contact the Contra Costa County Department of Conservation and Development at (925) 674-7882