Housing & Community Development
- Motel Voucher Grant Program NEW!
The City of Boise is pleased to announce a Request for Proposals for the Motel Voucher Grant Program. The Motel Voucher Grant Program will make $25,000 available for emergency motel voucher assistance for families who are experiencing homelessness when there is no shelter availability in the community. Learn more
- Boise's Housing Strategy
The City of Boise’s Affordable Housing Strategy is a realistic depiction of need, available resources, and investments. In 2015, the City has invested approximately $4.5 million to serve disadvantaged households within Boise and Ada County. Learn more
- 2015 Continuum of Care (CoC) Collaborative Application NEW!
The Housing & Community Development Division applies for federal funds annually from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for homeless programs on behalf of the Boise City/Ada County Continuum of Care. To view the 2015 CoC Collaborative Application click here.
- Consolidated Plan Community Survey | Closes December 2, 2015
The City of Boise is in the initial planning stages of how it will administer federal funds received from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the next five (5) years. Funds received are to serve those earning less than 80% of Area Median Income. To help guide the City during this planning process, please consider completing the survey below. All responses are confidential and reported in an aggregate format.
SURVEY | SPANISH
If you or clients that you serve do not have the ability to complete the survey on-line, please contact
Rhiannon Avery at firstname.lastname@example.org and hard copies can be sent. Surveys are available in English and Spanish, should another language be required or other reasonable accommodations for providing feedback, please contact Rhiannon at the above email and it can be translated.
Thank you in advance for your time in providing feedback for the use of these important federal funds.
- Expansion of Property Management's Administrative Office
Beginning September 1, 2015, Housing & Community Development's Administrative Office is expanding into Boise City Hall.
- 2015 Annual Action Plan
This is the fifth and final annual update to the 2011-2015 Consolidated Plan. Activities and programs described are for October 1, 2015 to September 30, 2016.
What is Housing & Community Development?
Housing & Community Development is a division of Boise's Planning & Development Services Department. We support a diverse range of issues affecting our community, from affordable housing to social and human services.
The City of Boise does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, age, familial status, sexual orientation or gender identity/expression.
- Any document on Housing & Community Development's website can be translated into other languages upon request.
Our Mission Statement
- To develop viable urban communities by providing decent housing, a suitable living environment, and expanding economic opportunities principally for persons of low and moderate income.
Boise's Housing Strategy
The City of Boise’s Affordable Housing Strategy is a realistic depiction of need, available resources, and investments. In 2015, the City has invested approximately $4.5 million to serve disadvantaged households within Boise and Ada County