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Consolidated Plan 2021-2025 - Action Plan 2021

The City of Las Cruces has started the process of developing a new Consolidated Plan for all activities that are funded by the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development. This document will include the first year Action Plan for Program Year 2021.

The Draft Plan will be available for review and comment for 30 days beginning Monday, March 15, 2021. These documents will be submitted to HUD no later than May 14, 2021.  

For more information, and to participate in the process, please go to the new Consolidated Plan page.

Community Improvement

This program addresses community needs related to affordable housing, public services funding, and public infrastructure improvements intended to improve the lives of low and moderate-income residents and neighborhoods of the community. All Housing and Urban Development (HUD) funded programs comply with the City’s Consolidated Plan. 

Programs

  • The Home Rehabilitation program assists low to moderate-income homeowners to bring their homes up to current codes and standards. The Mobile Home Ramp program assists disabled, low-income occupants to get a wheelchair ramp for their mobile home.

  • Fair Housing, it’s not an option, it’s the law!

  • Landlord/Tenant Relations explains the rights and responsibilities for both renters and landlords under the New Mexico Uniform Owner-Residents Relations Act.

  • Affordable Housing is a program that helps implement affordable rental and homeownership projects.

  • The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program funds a variety of public service and infrastructure programs.

  • City Health Care Grants provide funding to various non-profit organizations that provide health care services to low and moderate-income individuals.

  • Housing for the Homeless programs funds various programs such as the Shelter Plus Care (housing for disabled homeless persons), Tenant-Based Rental Assistance, and Transitional Housing programs.