November 18, 2018

Community Development

Citizen Participation Plan

Community DevelopmentDivision Overview Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Fair Housing Counseling Housing Programs Public Facilities, Public Improvements Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) Citizen Participation Plan I. Introduction II. Encouragement III. Information to be Provided IV. Access to Records V. Technical Assistance VI. Comments and Complaints CITIZEN PARTICIPATION PLAN COUNTY OF KERN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM (Revised…

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Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP)

Community DevelopmentDivision Overview Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Fair Housing Counseling Housing Programs Public Facilities, Public Improvements Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) Latest News NSP Program 1 2018 – 2rd Quarter Report (44 KB) NSP Program 3 2018 – 2rd Quarter Report (48 KB)

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Public Facilities, Public Improvements

Federal regulations specify that all projects and programs funded with CDBG funds must be both “Eligible” for funding and meet one of three “National Objectives.” Examples of Eligible Activities: Public Facilities, including but not limited to acquisition for, design, construction, reconstruction or rehabilitation of: Community/Neighborhood Centers Senior Centers Child Day Care Facilities Centers for the Handicapped Parks/Recreation…

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Housing Programs

Community DevelopmentDivision Overview Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Fair Housing Counseling Housing Programs Public Facilities, Public Improvements Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) Housing Programs The Community Development Division / Housing Program administers the HOME program. For this source of funds, the list of potentially eligible activities related to housing development and rehabilitation is long and…

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Fair Housing Counseling

Community DevelopmentDivision Overview Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Fair Housing Counseling Housing Programs Public Facilities, Public Improvements Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) Fair Housing Counseling Alma Beltran, Fair Housing Coordinator (661) 862-8608 Federal and state laws provide that it is unlawful “to discriminate against any person in the terms, conditions, or privileges of sale or rental of…

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Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program

Community DevelopmentDivision Overview Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Fair Housing Counseling Housing Programs Public Facilities, Public Improvements Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program The Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG) Program was established by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) in 1974 to commit federal funds to local…

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Community Development

Lorelei H. Oviatt AICP, Director Phone: (661) 862-5050 FAX: (661) 862-5052 TTY Relay 1-800-735-2929 email: kerncd@kerncounty.com Public Services Building 2700 “M” Street., Suite 250 Bakersfield, CA 93301-2370 Monday – Friday 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M Our Mission The Planning and Natural Resources Department provides consolidated land use planning and community development programs for the County’s…

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