The city of Santa Clarita’s Housing department is in the process of developing a new five-year Consolidated Plan, and is seeking public input on housing and community development in Santa Clarita. The Housing and Community Development Needs Survey, which will be used by the city when applying for federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding, is available online in both English and Spanish through Sept. 30 at

Each year, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) provides the city of Santa Clarita with Community Development Block Grant funding to benefit lower-income residents. For more information on the Community Development Block Grant Program or the Housing and Community Development Needs survey, contact Erin Lay, Housing Program Administrator for the city of Santa Clarita, at (661) 286-4174.