Community Development Department Notices

Public Hearings/Public Meetings

23-24 Performance Review and Needs Assessment Public Hearing – Monday, 1/30/2023 – 6:00 p.m.

Public Notices

No public notices at this time.

Notice of Availability for Viewing

2021-2022 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER)

Pinellas County’s CAPER for the 2021-2022 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME), and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) programs, including Community Development Block Grant Program – Coronavirus Response (CDBG-CV) and Emergency Solution Grant – Coronavirus Response funds (ESG-CV) has been submitted to HUD for approval.


Substantial Amendment to FY2021 Annual Action Plan to submit the HOME-ARP Allocation Plan

Pinellas County’s Substantial Amendment to the FY21 Action Plan was approved by the Board of County Commissioners on 1/17/2023. The Pinellas County HOME Consortium anticipates a total HOME-ARP funding allocation of $4,794,571. The Substantial Amendment is being submitted to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for approval.


FY2022-23 Annual Action Plan

Pinellas County has prepared the 2022-23 Annual Action Plan that identifies housing and community development needs, priorities, objectives, and strategies as well as the FY 2022-23 proposed projects. The Action Plan was approved by the Board of County Commissioners on July 19, 2022.


2021-24 SHIP Local Housing Assistance Plan

The SHIP Local Housing Assistance Plan (LHAP) identifies the County’s strategies for meeting the housing needs of very-low, low- and moderate-income households; expanding production and preservation of affordable housing; and furthering the housing element of the County’s comprehensive plan specific to affordable housing. A copy of the 2021-24 SHIP LHAP is available by email request at cdplanning@pinellascounty.org or contacting the Community Development Division at 727-464-8210.


FY19-20 Action Plan Second Substantial Amendment

Pinellas County prepared a Second Substantial Amendment to the FY19-20 Annual Action Plan to receive $2,401,815 in CDBG-CV3 funding to prepare, prevent and respond to the COVID-19 Pandemic. A copy of the Second Substantial Amendment is available by email request at cdplanning@pinellascounty.org or contacting the Community Development Division at 727-464-8210.


2020-2024 Consolidated Plan and 2020-2021 Annual Action Plan for Community Development Block Grant, Emergency Solutions Grant, and HOME Investment Partnership Programs, and 2020 Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing

Pinellas County has prepared the 2020-24 Five-Year Consolidated Plan, including the 2020-21 Annual Action Plan, that identifies housing and community development needs, priorities, objectives and strategies. The County has also prepared the 2020 Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing which assesses laws, ordinances, statutes and administrative policies as well as local conditions that affect the location, availability and accessibility of housing. A copy of the 2020-24 Consolidated Plan and 2020 Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing are available by email request at cdplanning@pinellascounty.org or contacting the Community Development Division at 727-464-8210.

Notice of Funding Availability

FY 2023-2024 Housing & Community Development Grant Funds

Pinellas County expects to receive approximately $4.9 Million in Federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME), and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) program funding. Applications for funding will be accepted January 27, 2023 through March 3, 2023. For more information, please review the full Notice of Funding Availability.

2022 Local Contribution Match Application

Pinellas County announces the availability of local government support funding for eligible affordable housing development projects to meet the criteria of the Florida Housing Finance Corporation (FHFC) Competitive Application Process RFA 2022-202 Housing Credit Financing. Please see the full NOFA for additional information.

Pinellas County 2022 Local Contribution Match Application


State Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP) Program

In 2020-2021, Pinellas County expects to receive $4,816,567 in SHIP funds and will accept applications under Homeownership and Rental Strategies for housing production, preservation, and other activities included in its Local Housing Assistance Plan between July 15, 2022, and June 30, 2025, or until all available funds are spent.


Pinellas County Housing Development Funding

The application period for mixed-income rental and owner housing development activities will continue on an ongoing basis until funds are depleted. 


Pinellas County Housing Trust Fund – (Active)

Pinellas County received $1,818,118 in Pinellas County Community Housing Trust Fund dollars during Fiscal Year 2008-2009. The application period for these funds will continue on an ongoing basis until the funds are depleted.
On an ongoing basis, we accept qualifications from licensed professional service providers with the capability to administer housing programs available through Pinellas County. New organizations will need to submit the original RFQ document as instructed. Please disregard the due date indicated in the document. Applications on Request for Qualifications to Administer Housing Programs are accepted on an ongoing basis.


Information for Minority and Women’s Business Enterprises

The Pinellas County Community Development Department is committed to providing equal opportunity for minority and women business enterprises (MBE/WBE).