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 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



The Eugene-Springfield HOME Consortium received four 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.