Largo Housing Services

PUBLIC HEARING:

The City of Largo is in the process of developing its Annual Action Plan for FY 2023-2024 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Programs.  As part of the Pinellas County Consortium for the HOME Program, the City works in partnership with Pinellas County in development of the Annual Action Plan.

The City of Largo’s Action Plan will address how it will utilize its CDBG and HOME funding.  The Action Plan is developed through a process that includes input from citizens and agencies through community meetings and public hearings. 

A joint public meeting is being held with Pinellas County to obtain citizen, agency and other stakeholder input on housing and community development needs to be considered in the development of the FY 2023-2024 Action Plan.  The City and County will also provide an overview of FY 2021-2022 program performance for CDBG, HOME, and ESG programs.

The public hearing will be held on Monday, January 30, 2023 at 6:00 PM with both in-person and online/virtual options available for participation:

  • In Person: Pinellas County Development Services and Building Department’s Conference Room, 1st Floor, 440 Court Street, Clearwater, FL . 
  • Online/Virtual Option:

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In the event that this public hearing is rescheduled or moved to virtual digital media only, notice will be posted online at the City of Largo’s Housing Division website (www.largo.com/housing) and the Pinellas County Community Development Division’s website (www.pinellascounty.org/community) with the new date and time and/or location of the public hearing. This meeting is open to the public and there will be a public comment period at the meeting.

Persons are advised that if they decide to appeal any decision made at these hearings, they will need a record of the proceedings and, for such purpose, they may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is based.

If you are a person with a disability or a non-English speaking resident, who needs any accommodation to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled at no cost to you to the provision of certain assistance. If you need assistance, please contact the Office of Human Rights, 400 South Ft. Harrison Avenue, #500, Clearwater FL 33756, 727-464-4062 (V/TDD).

PUBLIC NOTICES:

NOTICE OF FUNDING AVAILABILITY- PUBLIC SERVICES, PUBLIC FACILITY CAPITAL PROJECTS, AND DOWNPAYMENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM ADMINISTRATION.

The City opened an application cycle on January 4, 2023 at 8:00 AM for interested non-profit agencies for public services, public facility capital projects, and downpayment assistance program administration. Applications are due by February 10, 2023 at 5:00 PM. Applications must be submitted online through the City's Neighborly Software system.  Prospective applicants are invited to attend the Virtual Application Technical Assistance Workshop via Microsoft Teams Meeting: Meeting ID: 297 585 385 110, passcode: ckqmJU or call in 1-929-352-1670,,677908255## Phone Conference ID: 677 908 255# on January 19,2023 from 9:00 AM- 10:30 AM. Questions regarding the Notice of Funding Availability can be emailed to: [email protected] or contact: (727) 586-7489 ext. 7216. For assistance with using Neighborly Software, please refer to the Subrecipient Guide.
Funding is also available for the City's ongoing programs: Affordable Housing Development, Housing Rehabilitation, and Downpayment Assistance.

NOTICE  OF FUNDING AVAILABILITY - for Affordable Housing Developers


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How Can We Help?

Homebuyers
Classes, Financial Counseling, and Downpayment Programs
Renters
Resources to find units, Rent and Utility Assistance, Housing Counseling Programs
Developers
Developer resources for affordable housing in Largo.
Homeowners
Home Repair, Foreclosure Prevention, Energy/Water Efficiency Programs
Landlords
Rent Assistance Programs, Resource Efficiency Programs, Repair Program (coming soon!)
Neighborhoods
Neighborhood Projects, Safety Programs, Recreation & Library Programs in Neighborhoods
Contractors
Contractor Guides to City Housing Programs and Section 3 Projects
Non-Profits
Funding Opportunities and Support Resources for non-profit agencies.
Other Resources
Veteran’s Programs, Homeless Resources

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