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Community Development

We use the federal funds we receive to strengthen neighborhoods and improve communities.

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Community Development is a Division of the Health, Housing, and Human Services (H3S) Department.  Its director is Chuck Robbins.

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Learn more about our services

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We provide:

  • Low-interest loans to low-income homeowners to pay for critical and needed repairs,
  • No-interest deferred-payment loans to low-income homebuyers for down payment assistance , and
  • Small grants to low-income persons with physical disabilities for access and safety improvements.

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We work with cities and organizations to provide funding to assist in the development of public facilites such as senior centers and recreational facilities, infrastructure improvements such as streets, sidewalks and water lines, and affordable housing.


Other programs/pages

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View the many planning documents and maps that guide our programs.

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Review our FAQ to see if your question may have already been answered.

Community Development links:

  • Affordable Housing Development
  • Clackamas County Continuum of Care
  • Clackamas Homebuyer Assistance Program (CHAP)
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Home Repair Loans and Home Access Grants
  • Homebuyers & Homeowners
  • Homeless Management Information System (HMIS)
  • Maps and Plans
  • Neighborhood Improvement
  • Organizations and Jurisdictions
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