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Hearings and Public Comment

Hearings and Public Comment

We invite you to comment on our plans for housing and community development activities and on our accomplishments during the past year.

Still have questions? Contact:
Neighborhood Development
26 Court Street
8th, 9th, and 11th Floors
Boston, MA 02108-2501
United States


Action Plan Hearing:  Each year Boston applies to HUD for Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships Initiative (HOME), Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS (HOPWA) and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funding allocations.  As a part of our application, citywide public hearings are held to encourage residents and other interested parties to participate in the planning and use of the HUD funds. 

Thursday, May 25, 2017, from 6 - 8 p.m.
Department of Neighborhood Development
Winter Chambers, first floor
26 Court Street, Boston

View the agenda – May 25, 2017

Public comment

Comments may be submitted by email to or by mail: DND/PDR, 26 Court St., 11th floor, Boston, MA 02108. 

A draft of the Program Year 2017 Action Plan is posted for a 30-day comment period. 

City of Boston ESTIMATED HUD Allocations for Program Year 2017 Action Plan: 7/1/17 to 6/30/18

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program

HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program

Housing Opportunities
for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA)

Emergency Solutions

$16.3 million

$4.8 million

$2.3 million

$1.6 million

View our current and past plans