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Housing, Human Rights and Community Development

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The primary mission of the Orange County Housing, Human Rights and Community Development Department is to promote adequate and affordable housing, economic opportunity and a suitable living environment free from discrimination.

JamesFamilyTo achieve this mission, the Department has the following strategic goals:

  • Expand the supply of assisted housing
  • Improve the quality of assisted housing
  • Increase assisted housing choices
  • Ensure equal opportunity and affirmatively further fair housing
  • Enforce the Orange County Civil Rights Ordinance by investigating housing and public accommodation discrimination cases

2017 HOME Budget

NOTICE OF FINAL BUDGET FOR THE

FFY 2017 ANNUAL ACTION PLAN FOR THE

ORANGE COUNTY HOME CONSORTIUM, NC

Notice is hereby given that the Orange County HOME Consortium FY 2017 HOME Program budget has been finalized and approved by the Board of County Commissioners as a result of the U.S. Department of HUD’s final allocation of HOME funds for the Orange County HOME Consortium:

Habitat for Humanity - Second Mortgage Assistance $211,830
Rebuilding Together of the Triangle - Homeowner Repairs $28,538
EmPOWERment, Inc. - Acquisition $69,480
Orange County - Housing Rehabilitation $55,839
Administration $28,969
Total FFY 2017 HOME Funds for Project Activities $394,656


The Orange County HOME Consortium will receive $289,693 in HOME funds, will provide $65,181 in HOME Match, and estimates receiving $39,782 in Program Income.

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