The mission of the Community Development Department is to preserve and enhance the quality and livability of the City’s housing stock and neighborhoods through the promotion of affordable homeownership opportunities, the enhancement of the existing housing and the creation of economic development opportunities within the City of Chesapeake.
The principal sources of funding include:
- HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME)
- Section 108 Loan Guarantee Program (CDBG Advance)
- Capital Funds Program
Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC