HCD Public Hearings

City of Miami – Department of Housing and Community Development
Public Notice of three upcoming Public Hearings for
the City of Miami Annual Action Plan for Fiscal Year 2023-2024  

City of Miami residents are encouraged to participate in the Public Hearings (PH) being held at several locations to discuss community needs, as well as the activities to address those needs, as defined and funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban development (HUD). This includes Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME), Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA), and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funds for the City’s Annual Action Plan for Fiscal Year 2023, which runs from October 1, 2023, through September 30, 2024. These public hearings are designed to identify the needs of residents and establish priorities for federally funded activities. The dates, times, and locations of these public hearings are as follows:

HOPWA-Only Public Hearing

Discuss the affected community needs and to establish priorities for the Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) for FY2023.

 I.       Monday, April 24, 2023, at 4:00 PM
           Downtown Main Library, Auditorium, 101 W. Flagler St., Miami, FL 33130
           Agenda 04/24/2023(PDF, 396KB)


Discuss community needs and establish priorities for following programs for FY2023 – Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA).

II.         Thursday, May 4, 2023, at 5:00 PM 
             Charles Hadley Park, Community Room, 1350 NW 50th St, Miami, FL 33142
             Agenda 05/04/2023(PDF, 370KB)

III.        Monday, May 15, 2023, at 5:00 PM 
             City Hall, Commission Chambers, 3500 Pan American Drive, Miami, FL 33133
             Agenda 05/15/2023(PDF, 370KB)
The meetings noted will be recorded (audio). Staff from the City’s Department of Housing & Community Development (HCD) will lead the meetings. Two or more Commissioners of the City, or members of their staff, may attend and participate at these Public Hearings.

Members of the public can leave public comments utilizing one or more of the following methods:

1.       In Person: During the actual meeting.
2.       Online Comment Form: Comments can also be provided via an online public comment form. The period to submit public comments via this method opens on Monday, April 17, 2023, and closes during the PH when HCD staff indicates the end of the public comment period.

Online Comment Form

3.      Fax to 305-416-2090
4.      E-mail communitydevelopment@miamigov.com
5.      US mail to City of Miami, Dept. of Housing & Community Development, 14 NE 1 Ave., Second Floor, Miami, FL 33132

Note: All comment submissions must include the person’s full name, address, and contact information.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, persons needing special accommodations to participate in this proceeding may contact the Department of Housing & Community Development at 305-416-2080 no later than three (3) business days prior to the proceeding.  TTY users may call via 711 (Florida Relay Service) no later than three (3) business days prior to the proceeding. Any inquiries concerning this meeting should be addressed to rtazoe@miamigov.com, 305-416-1984.