Community Services & Development

Community Development

The Community Development Division offers a variety of programs that contribute to neighborhood revitalization within the City of Lake Charles.
 
The division receives Community Development Block Grant and HOME Investment Partnership Program funding through the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), in order to benefit low and moderate-income residents.
 
Community Development Programs
  • Housing Rehabilitation/Reconstruction for Owner-Occupied Units
  • Affordable Housing Subsidy for first-time home buyers
  • Assistance for down payment/closing costs for first-time home buyers
  • Homeless Management Information Services Assistance
  • Handicap Ramp Assistance
  • Infrastructure Assistance

Homeowner Rehabilitation/Reconstruction Grant Brochure

Community Development Block Grant Down Payment & Closing Costs Assistance Brochure

2014-2019 Consolidated Plan  


Action Plans

2013 Action Plan

2012 Action Plan

2011 Action Plan

2010 Action Plan


Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report

2012 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report

CAPER Newsletter 2012

2011 Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report


Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice

Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice July 2013

 
 
 

Contact Us

Esther Vincent,
Director of Community Development and Services

326 Pujo St
Lake Charles, LA 70601
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