Housing and Community Development

IMPORTANT CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION

City of Tampa Coronavirus COVID-19 Fact sheet

Ciudad de Tampa Información sobre la Coronavirus COVID-19 

Business Pandemic Influenza Planning Checklist

Feeding Tampa Bay


We are open remotely - no walk-in customers - Housing and Community Development 8132747940 - Architectural Review and Historic Preservation 8132743100 - For COVID-19 updates text TAMPAREADY to 888-777 or visit tampagov.net/COVID-19   We are open remotely - no walk-in customers - Housing and Community Development 8132747940 - Architectural Review and Historic Preservation 8132743100 - For COVID-19 updates text TAMPAREADY to 888-777 or visit tampagov.net/COVID-19

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Community Resource Fair 04112020 canceled

COMMUNITY RESOURCE FAIR CANCELED

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are canceling the Community Resource Fair and Fair Housing Month Kick-Off, as well as other events during the month of April in an abundance of caution. Below are links to COVID-19 Coronavirus fact sheets in both English and Spanish, as well as a Business checklist from the Department of Health and Human Services. 


Improving Lives and Communities Across the City of Tampa

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The Housing and Community Development Department (HCD) plays a lead role in the development of housing and citizen support programs to serve the city's low and moderate income households, homeless, and disabled populations. HCD maintains and expands housing opportunities for low and moderate income persons and families in the city by:

  • Preserving the city's housing stock through rehabilitation and repair assistance programs.
  • Expanding the supply of affordable housing for lower income renters and owners, including first-time home buyers.
  • Serving the needs of the homeless community and partnering with homeless service providers.
  • Providing impartial, unbiased investigation services for discrimination complaints in the areas of employment, housing and public accommodation to any person who believes they have been discriminated against.
  • Providing outreach activities by offering employment, housing and public accommodations seminars / workshops to keep the public informed about their civil rights.
  • Dare to Own the Dream Homeownership Event Video - June 2019