2018 Annual Action Plan


Date: January 23, 2017

City of Tucson

Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD)

Contact: Ann Vargas, Project Supervisor – (520) 837-5424, ann.vargas@tucsonaz.gov 

Each year the City of Tucson is required by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to update the adopted Consolidated Plan (HUD Program Years 2015-2020) and develop an annual implementation plan.  The Annual Action Plan outlines the needs, priorities and strategies for housing, supportive services, and community development programs.  The Plan also establishes policies and goals for the City, and serves as the local government’s application for approximately $8 million in annual entitlement funding for the following HUD programs:       

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) - $5,031,253    

[24 CFR Part 570*Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)]

HOME Investment Partnership (HOME) - $2,532,186    

[24 CFR Part 92* Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)]

Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG)  $456,639     

[24 CFR Part 576* Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)]

Housing Opportunities for Persons with Aids (HOPWA)  $460,731    

[24 CFR Part 574* Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)]


The City of Tucson FY 2018 planning process will begin on January 31, 2017. 

On or around February 1, 2017 the City of Tucson Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) will release a Request for Proposals (RFP) process (through Zoom Grants) for FY 2018 federally funded housing rehabilitation programs.  This RFP will be posted on: http://cms3.tucsonaz.gov/hcd/whats-new

Two public meetings regarding the FY 2018 Annual Action Plan will be held during the planning process: 

   MEETING #1 & Human Services Forum                   

DATE:              Wednesday, February 8, 2017                               

TIME:               9:00 AM to 11:00 AM                                                

LOCATION:    City of Tucson – Sentinel Bldg                                                    

                        320 Commerce Park Loop                                                                       

                       Tucson, AZ 85745                                                    


February 8, 2017 - FY2018 Annual Action Plan Human Services Presentation 


                         MEETING #2

DATE:             Thursday, March 23, 2017

TIME:               4:00 PM t0 6:00 PM

LOCATION:    City of Tucson – Sentinel Bldg 

                        320 Commerce Park Loop

                        Tucson, AZ 85745

March 23, 2017 - FY 2018 Annual Action Plan Presentation

Public Comment Transmittal Form - FY 2018 Annual Action Plan


Please contact Ann Vargas at 837-5424 five (5) business days in advance of these meetings if an accommodation is required or 791-2639 (TTY)

The Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) is encouraging residents, local partners and organizations to provide feedback on the City of Tucson FY 2018 Annual Action Plan.  Please use one of the following forms to provide your feedback.  You may also submit additional comments before April 7, 2017 at 5 PM.  Thank you!!

Agency Input regarding FY2018 City of Tucson Human Services Allocations

Consolidated Plan Goals and Priorities for FY2018 Funding

Tucson Pima Collaboration to End Homelessness (TPHC) Consultation Survey - FY2018 Annual Action Plan


The FY 2018 DRAFT Annual Action Plan will be published for a 30-day public comment period on or around March 9, 2017.  Comments may be provided at public meetings and/or faxed to 520-791-2529, e-mailed to HCDcomment@tucsonaz.gov or mailed to:  

Housing and Community Development Department

c/o Ann Vargas

310 N. Commerce Park Loop

Tucson, AZ 85745


The Mayor and Council of the City of Tucson will hold a Public Hearing to approve the FY 2018 Annual Action Plan in late April or early May 2017.  For more information, please consult the City Clerk’s agenda schedule: http://cms3.tucsonaz.gov/clerks/mcdocs   


If you have questions regarding the FY 2018 Annual Action Plan Process please contact

Ann Vargas, Project Supervisor at ann.vargas@tucsonaz.gov or (520) 837-5424.


If you require an oral interpretation in a language other than English, please call (520) 791-4171.

Note:  Text posted on the City of Tucson Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) web pages is available for translation by clicking on the tab in the left margin to "Select Language". 


Nota:  El texto publicado en las páginas web del Departamento de Vivienda y Desarrollo Comunitario (HCD) de la Ciudad de Tucson está disponible para traducción haciendo clic en la pestaña en el margen izquierdo para "Select Language".

Si requirere una interpretacion oral en un idioma que no sea ingles, por favor llame al (520)791-4171.