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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Notice of Funding Availibility for Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP1 and NSP3) Funded Activities 

Evaluation Committee Proposed Recommendation of Scoring

On September 9, 2021, the Evaluation Committee (EC) met to score the three (3) eligible submittals responding to the Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for NSP1 and NSP3 funding activities. To view the EC's proposed recommendation of scoring, click here.

There is an Appeal Period of 5 business days, from september 9 through September 15, 2021. All appeals must be in writing and addressed to the Division Director of Housing Finance and Community Redevelopment Division at the same physical delivery address as the NOFA, that is 110 NE 3rd Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301. All appeals  must be based on the evaluation scoring cirteria and the applicant must define the basis for the appeal. The Division Director will evaluate al appeals and provide a written response within 24-hours of receiving the appeals letter. The Division Director will not substitute his judgement for that of the Evaluation Committee. The Director will limit his review to the points raised by any applicant in their written appeal. The Division Director's decision is final and will be reported to the evaluation committee. 

Following the Appeal Period, a Final Recommendation of Scoring will be posted and presented to the Board of County Commissioners for consideration.  

Public Notice Annual Action Plan FY 2021-2022/47th Year Pre-Adoption Public Hearing U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME), and Emergency SoluPublicNotice-ADA.pdftions Grant (ESG) Programs

​Broward County is an entitlement recipient of federal funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) under the CDBG, HOME and ESG programs. In the 2021-2022 Program Year, Broward County anticipates receiving $4,556,446 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds, $3,859,270 in HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) funds, and $241,212 in Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funds. in addition, Broward County anticipates receiving $130,000 in CDBG program income as well as $500,000 in HOME program income. These funds will be used to address community development and housing needs in Broward County.​​​
Citizens are encouraged to review the final draft 2021-2022 Annual Action Plan (AAP) and provide written comment. Copies of the document are available here​, for review and comment during a 30-day period commencing July 16, 2021 and ending August 15, 2021. Prior to adoption, the Housing Finance and Community Redevelopment Division (HFCRD) will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, August 16, 2021 at 10:00 AM at the HFCRD offices located at 110 NE 3rd Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301. Additionally, the public hearing will be available virtually. Citizens are encouraged to comment on the proposed Plan. For further information regarding access to the virtual public hearing here. Interested parties are encouraged to attend and participate. For written public comments and additional information on this hearing and the Action Plan, please​ contact Patrick Haggerty at (954) 357-4938 or​ or Yvette Lopez at (954) 357-4930 or​. ​

To register and join the Monday, August 16, 2021, Public Hearing at 10:00 AM click here.​

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG-CV and ESG-CV) - CARES Act-Rental Assistance

If you have been impacted by COVID19 you may be eligible for rental and/or utility assistance. If you have received an eviction or past due notice from your landlord, and you reside in one of the eligible areas listed below, and your maximum household income is below the Housing and Urban Development (HUD) median income limits for your household size, you may be eligible for assistance. To apply, please call the Family Success Center located nearest your area. 

  • Central Region - Fort Lauderdale: Phone 954-357-5001
  • Northwest Region - Coral Springs: Phone 954-357-5000 
  • North Region - Pompano Beach: Phone 954-357-5340
  • South Region - Hollywood: Phone 954-357-5650​​​​​​

For persons with hearing and speech impairments: TTY: 800-955-8770

​Eligible Service Areas: ​ ​ ​
Unincorporated Broward
Coconut Creek
Cooper City
Dania Beach
​Hallandale Beach
​Hillsboro Beach
​Lauderdale-by-the Sea
​Lauderdale Lakes
​Lazy Lake Village
​Lighthouse Point
​North Lauderdale
​Oakland Park
​Pembroke Park
​Sea Ranch Lakes 
​Southwest Ranches
​West Park
​Wilton Manors