Key Plans and Reports

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 Annual Action Plan

​Each year, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires that the City of Virginia Beach submit an Annual Action Plan (AAP). The plan outlines how the city will use and allocate funding under the following federal entitlement grants: 
  • Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program
  • HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME)
  • Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) Program
  • Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS  (HOPWA) Program: The HOPWA program provides funds for the Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area.

These funds have been used to support programs to address various affordable housing needs in the city, including addressing homelessness, creating affordable housing opportunities and providing home rehabilitation grants and loans for low- to moderate-income​ homeowners.

View the fiscal year 2018 (July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019) Annual Action Plan here​.  

Draft FY 19 Annual Action Plan Available for Review and Public Comment

​Virginia Beach Housing & Neighborhood Preservation is currently accepting public comments on its draft Annual Action Plan for the 2019 fiscal year (July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020). The plan outlines how the department will use and allocate more than $4.7 million in funding under the following federal entitlement grants: 

  • Community Development Block Grant (CDBG): $2 million​
  • HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME): $1.1 million
  • Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG): $164,000
  • Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS (HOPWA) Program: $1.5 million

These funds are used to support programs to create affordable housing opportunities, address homelessness and provide home rehabilitation grants and loans for low- to moderate-income homeowners.​

A summary of the draft FY 19 AAP can be found here​. To view the full draft plan, click here​

​Public Comment Period: March 26, 2019 - April 26, 2019​
How to Submit Comments: 
  • Attend​ public hearing on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. at the Municipal Center - Building 21, 2408 Courthouse Drive. 
  • Submit comments online at www.publicinput.com/FY19AAP​
  • Submit comments in writing to:​
    Andrew Friedman, Director
    Virginia Beach Housing & Neighborhood Preservation
    Building 21 - Room 144
    2408 Courthouse Drive
    Virginia Beach, VA 23456

 Consolidated Strategy and Plan

​The Annual Action Plan (AAP) is based on the city’s approved FY 2015-2020 Five-Year Consolidated Strategy and Plan​. The Consolidated Strategy and Plan describes the city’s housing and community development needs, priorities, resources and strategies. ​

 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report

​The Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report​ (CAPER) provides information on the department's on accomplishments and progress toward Consolidated and Strategy Plan goals.​
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