2240 Dept of Housing & Community Development
Program Descriptions


The objectives of this program are to: (1) increase housing supply by providing loans and grants to develop and preserve affordable housing for lower-income households and (2) promote economic, community, and job development primarily by awarding state and federal housing funds, including funds authorized by the Housing and Emergency Shelter Trust Fund Act of 2006 (Proposition 1C). The program also promotes economic and job development through administration of the state Enterprise Zone Program and federal Community Development Block Grant Program.