The Mission of the Housing Division:
"Providing decent, safe, affordable housing while enhancing the
quality of life for economically challenged individuals."

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Vanessa Baker-Latimer
Housing Coordinator


515 Clark Avenue, Ames, IA 50010
Phone: 515-239-5400  Fax: 515-239-5699
Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 Staff Contacts

 WHAT'S NEW

2017 Request for Development Proposals for 321 State Avenue
Click here for more information 

2017-18 CDBG Proposed Annual Action Plan 
Click here for more information
 


"Effective immediately"
Applications for the following 2016-17 CDBG programs:
Deposit, First Month's Rent, Transportation and Childcare  Assistance
are NO longer being accepted due to the depletion of funds for the year.

Funding for the 2017-18 program year has not yet been determined.

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The Housing Division will be responsible for, but not limited to, the administration of the:

Community Development Block Grant Programs (CDBG) 

The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

The City of Ames no longer administers the Section 8 Program. The program for the city limits of Ames is now being administered by the Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority (CIRHA).  Click here to be directed to their website or contact them at 515-986-1882.

Housing Discrimination

If you feel that you have been discriminated against, you may file a discrimination complaint by clicking on any of the following links:

For information on other HUD programs, click here for their website.

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