Housing Development Request for Application

The Central Virginia Planning District Commission (CVPDC), as a result of a $2 million PDC Housing Development Program Grant award from Virginia Housing, seeks applications from for-profit and non-profit developers for projects that will increase the inventory of affordable housing units in the region.

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The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) is hosting a series of forums from November 2022 to February 2023 that will, through interaction with a wide range of stakeholders, discuss emerging trends, topics, challenges and opportunities to collectively move towards greater agricultural sustainability.

Click here to learn more and register to participate.

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On December 1, 2022 from 3 – 4:30 p.m. a free webinar, hosted the Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve Virginia, will be held to provide information on properly using and evaluating equity data within our planning and project evaluation actions.

Click here to learn more.

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Below is a list of funding opportunities that you can take a part in. Click on the website links to learn more about the application process and any additional grant program information.

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The CVPDC has received a $500,000 Brownfields Assessment Grant from the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) Region 3.

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The CVPDC has received a $75,000 from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) Chesapeake Bay Small Watershed Planning and Technical Assistance Grant program.

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The CVPDC received a $54,000 Virginia Community Flood Preparedness Fund award from the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR), matched by $6,000 local funds, to develop a Regional Resiliency Plan.

CVPDC staff evaluating housing analysis data in Central Virginia

The CVPDC, in partnership with Lynchburg City and Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford and Campbell counties, were awarded a $100,000 grant from Virginia Housing Development Authority (Virginia Housing), a leading Commonwealth agency advancing fair and safe housing, to execute a comprehensive data-driven housing study to identify housing needs, gaps, and present program and policy recommendations to encourage development of affordable and diverse housing options throughout the region.

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CVPDC has funded a new housing project for Rush Homes, named Florida Terrace.

Central Virginia Planning District Commission


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Lynchburg, VA 24504
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