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Office of Housing and Community Development

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The Office is a cooperative effort of the City of Sarasota and Sarasota County government and serves residents throughout Sarasota county, including the cities of Sarasota, Venice, and North Port



COVID-19 UPDATE                2020 Action Plan


Due to the COVID-19 state of emergency, in-person public comment meetings which were scheduled at the Public Libraries have been cancelled.

In lieu of in-person public meetings, any comments on the Draft Federal Fiscal Year 2020 Action Plan for federal fiscal year 2020 Community Development Block Grant or HOME Investment Partnerships Program or Emergency Solutions Grant funds may be submitted via e-mail at or by submitting comments in writing to the Office of Housing and Community Development at: 111 South Orange Avenue, Sarasota, Florida 34236. 

View the Draft Federal Fiscal Year 2020 Action Plan 

All comments must be received by May 22, 2020 at 5 p.m



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