The City of Irving’s Community Development and Housing division helps provide housing-related and social services to stabilize neighborhoods and to help reduce the effects of poverty on Irving residents.
Some of the duties of the Community Development and Housing division include:
Manage the home restoration program.
Administer the down payment assistance program.
Help construct and rehabilitate affordable homes in the community.
Provide social services.
Provide homeless services.
The Planning and Community Development Department annually receives grant funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The Community Development and Housing division administers three primary HUD grants: