Community Development utilizes federal funds to upgrade individual homes and neighborhoods for low to moderate income homeowners. In addition, they assist community organizations such as CASA, Habitat for Humanity, and Salvation Army to help meet the needs of the under served populations. The Community Development office is partnered with the Kingsport Housing Redevelopment Authority and assists in redevelopment projects and implementing the HOPE VI project.
Community Development Advisory Committee – Meetings to be held the 2nd Friday of each month at 1 p.m. in the Council Room of City Hall. CDAC meetings will be recorded and posted for public viewing. See CDAC’s 2021 schedule here.