Housing & Neighborhood Development (HAND)

The Housing and Neighborhood Development division administers a wide variety of housing and community development programs that contribute to the quality of life, affordability and sustainability of Salt Lake City's diverse neighborhoods, and support State goals to eliminate chronic homelessness. The Division partners with a variety of non-profit, governmental and lending agencies using City, private and federal funds for these purposes. The Division also oversees fair housing laws and monitors grants received by the City.

Click here to learn more about HAND's vision, mission, and goals along with the market studies that drive them.

Homeless Services Site Evaluation Commission Approved Resolution 


Future Scenarios

Information Packet 

Neighborhood Development Opportunity

The Northwest Pipeline Development Site

Incoporating innovative design and community-building amenities, this mixed-use development will contribute to city-wide livability goals and support the surrounding urban neighborhood by providing new housing opportunities, sapce for small and local businesses, and new neighborhood improvements. The City will achieve these objectives by requiring that the development include the following elements:

Historic Rehabilitation
Mixed-Income Housing
Permanent Supportive Housing
Neighborhood Commercial
Open Space

Proposals Due November 20, 2015, 4:00 PM.

All interested parties must register at www.bidsync.com in order to recieve the official Request for Proposal.


HAND Housing Survey

Salt Lake City is prioritizing housing and neighborhood development needs and wants to hear from you!

What does Salt Lake City need when it comes to housing and neighborhood development? More affordable housing? More parks and trails? Improved street infrastructure?
Your input will help direct housing and neighborhood development priorities!
Salt Lake City está priorizando necesidades de desarrollo de la vivienda y el barrio y quiere saber de usted!
¿Qué necesita Salt Lake City cuando se trata de desarrollo de la vivienda y el vecindario? Viviendas más asequibles? Más parques y senderos? Mejora de la infraestructura de la calle?
Su contribución nos ayudará a determinar prioridades de vivienda y desarrollo vecindario
The City Is Creating A New Housing Plan & We Want To Hear From You!
Housing and Community Development Open House
Salt Lake City’s Housing and Neighborhood Development Division is hosting an open house at the Sorenson Unity Center to showcase this year’s applicants for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) programs.
Residents are invited to participate in the Open House and learn about different programs in the community. Representatives from organizations that applied for these grants will be in attendance to answer questions about their programs and the services they provide. Light refreshments will be served. 
Individuals will have an opportunity to vote for the programs they believe should be prioritized for funding and these votes will be passed on to the Community Development and Capital Improvement Program (CDCIP) advisory board, the Mayor and City Council to inform them of public will regarding CDBG and ESG funds.
Open House details are as follows:
DATE:           Monday, December 3, 2015
TIME:            5:30—7:00 p.m.
LOCATION:    Sorenson Unity Center
                    1383 South 900 West
                    Salt Lake City, UT 84104
For any questions or concerns, please contact Jennifer Schumann at 801-535-7276 or jennifer.schumann@slcgov.com
Salt Lake City’s Housing and Neighborhood Development Division is hosting an open house at the Sorenson Unity Center