Community Development

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What We Do

The Community Development team is committed to making Eugene a better place to live and work. The division works towards the achievement of this general goal through an array of programs focused on more specific goals, including: 


  • Affordable rental housing development and housing repair (HOME)
  • Downtown planning and improvement
  • Economic stability through living-wage job creation
  • Managing federal Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) activities

Request for Proposals for Affordable Housing Development

The City of Eugene invites proposals from affordable housing developers for the development of rental housing affordable to low and moderate-income households.  Applicants are asked to submit a letter of intent to apply by Tuesday February 23, 2021 with a description of the site and proposal. For more information, visit https://www.eugene-or.gov/4232/Affordable-Housing-Trust-Fund

Request for Proposals for 1059 Willamette St.

The City of Eugene invites proposals for the development of a mixed-income housing project at 1059 Willamette Street. Submissions are due February 2, 2021. For more information, visit www.eugene-or.gov/1059Willamette.

2020 Housing RFP

The Eugene-Springfield HOME Consortium will consider two recommended proposals to build new housing for low-income renters through the 2020 Affordable Housing Request for Proposals (RFP).  For more information please see the Affordable Housing Development programs website.