Action Dates

Re-Purposing Office Buildings

   Come to the community meeting on September 25 and learn about the proposed Fairfax County comprehensive plan amendment that will facilitate the re-purposing of vacant office buildings in mixed-use activity centers and industrial areas.   Community Meeting for Office Building Re-purposing Comprehensive Plan Amendment Monday, September 25, 2017 from 7-9 p.m. Bailey’s Upper Elementary

AHS 2017 Leckey Forum

Arlington for Everyone Tools for Maintaining and Creating Diverse Housing Options Wednesday, September 20, 2017 – 3:00pm – 7:30pm NRECA, 4301 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, 22203 Arlington is rapidly changing. High housing costs, redevelopment, and demographic shifts are remaking our community. With all of these changes underway, what can be done to help ensure that Arlington can

State of Affordable Housing 2017

State of Affordable Housing 2017Federal Upheaval…Local Consequences Congress and the President are considering some of the most substantial changes in federal support for affordable housing in decades—massive cuts to CDBG, HOME and other HUD programs, as well as tax reform that could fundamentally change the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit program. Join the Alliance for Housing

Affordable Housing Density Bonus Program

The City of Alexandria invites the public to provide feedback on a proposed amendment to the city’s bonus density program. Plan to attend an information and listening session on Wednesday, April 5, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., at the Charles Houston Recreation Center (Seniors Room), 901 Wythe Street, Alexandria, VA 22314.   The Bonus

Alexandria Meeting on Surplus City Parcels

The City of Alexandria will hold a Community Meeting on Monday, January 9, 2017, at 7 p.m. in the Durant Recreation Center, 1605 Cameron Street, regarding the disposition of the following City-owned surplus properties: 912, 916 and 920 King Street; 116 S. Henry Street; and 120, 122 and 122 ½ N. Patrick Street.   For

VHA Fall Policy Forum

In their first year as the merged Virginia Housing Alliance, VHA will present legislative and housing program updates, as well as updates on innovative homeless services work being done by the continuums of care (COCs) in Virginia. Those in the housing and homelessness world including housing providers and developers, housing authorities, homeless service providers, CDFIs

Leckey Aff Housing Forum

“Finding the Missing Middle – Expanding Middle-Income Housing Options” is the theme of the Alliance for Housing Solutions’ Tenth Annual Leckey Affordable Housing Forum. Creating affordable rental and home-ownership opportunities for middle-income households (80–120% of AMI) is an important policy goal of Arlington’s Affordable Housing Master Plan. This year’s Leckey Forum explores “missing middle housing”—housing

SALT Advocacy Training

Plan to attend SALT’s 2016 Advocacy Training Conference on Saturday, October 15, 9 -11:30 AM at the Virginia International University, 4401 Village Drive, in Fairfax. This year’s annual event will feature Mark Shriver as the keynote speaker, and the topic is “Justice for All: Working to Set Things Right in Virginia So All May Flourish.”

Arlington NOFA

Arlington County invites qualified 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations to submit proposals requesting funds for eligible programs and services from the Community Development Fund for a one year grant. The Community Development Fund is a pool of funding comprised of a combination of federal, state, and local sources: Federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Federal and State

Fairfax Co RFP

The Fairfax County Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) is holding a pre-proposal conference at 1 PM on July 27 to discuss the process and priorities for those interested in applying for funding for affordable housing development in the county. The RFP will make $10.7 million, including federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)/HOME Investment