About Community Development

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Community Development works with community partners to identify and address economic challenges and opportunities in low- and moderate-income communities in the Fifth District. In doing so, the department focuses on four core areas: People, Place, Small Business, and Policy and Practice.


Our Mission

Community Development applies an understanding of economic issues and community development tools to strengthen low- and moderate-income communities across the Fifth District through sharing data-supported community investment strategies that promote economic mobility, improve access to credit and information, and support innovations that lead to economic growth. 

Our Vision

To be a premier source of community development expertise and serve as a catalyst in addressing economic issues in low- and moderate-income communities. 

The Community Development Staff is available to answer your questions and provide information about community development in the Fifth District. 

Contact Us

Community Development
(804) 697-8631