Community, Economic & Workforce Development Steering Committee

All matters pertaining to housing programs, community and economic development, and public works including the creation of affordable housing and housing options for different populations, residential, commercial, and industrial development, and building and housing codes.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


 Fact Sheets


 From the Washington Watch blog

​HUD Launches $1 Billion National Disaster Resilience Competition

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has launched the National Disaster Resilience Competition, which makes $1 billion... (read more)

2 months ago | 0

​White House Launches My Brother’s Keeper Communities Challenge

In February 2014, President Obama launched the “My Brother’s Keeper” Initiative (MBK) to address persistent opportunity gaps faced by boys and young... (read more)

2 months ago | 0

​House Set to Vote on CR to Extend FY 2014 Funding Levels until December

On September 9, House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers (R-Ky.) unveiled a short-term continuing resolution (CR) that would fund the federal government at... (read more)

3 months ago | 0

​EDA Announces FY 2014 Regional Innovation Grants Program

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s, Economic Development Administration (EDA) has announced funding for the FY 2014 Regional Innovation Grants Program. This program, for which... (read more)

3 months ago | 0


 Featured Documents


Committee Chair
Commissioner Welton Cadwell
Lake County, FL


 Committee Info

Daria Daniel
Associate Legislative Director



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