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  1. City to hold groundbreaking at Bilberry Park

    The City of Shreveport will have a groundbreaking ceremony on Wednesday to begin construction work at Bilberry Park. Read on...
  2. City to Open New Southern Hills Fire Station

    The City of Shreveport will have a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday to celebrate the grand opening of Fire Station 17 in the Southern Hills Community. The grand opening of Station 17 will be held at 4:00 PM, Wednesday, April, 4th on Baird Road. Additional Info...
  3. Miss USA and Miss Teen USA Pageants

    Shreveport-Bossier will host the Miss USA Pageant and the Miss Teen USA pageant. The Miss USA Pageant will air live from Shreveport's Hirsch Coliseum on Monday, May 21, 2018. Additional Info...

  2. Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund Expansion Selected Shreveport for Financial Empowerment Model

    Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund to Expand Free Financial Counseling Program for Low-Income Residents to 50 Cities as Part of Bloomberg Philanthropies American Cities Initiative 12 Local Governments, including City of Shreveport Read on...
  3. Shreveport-Byrne Criminal Justice Initiative

    Community and Law Enforcement Working Together Additional Info...
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Public Notice


The City of Shreveport is requesting Statements of Qualification from experienced, professional contractors or contracting firms, and Sub-Contractors to participate in a multi-year federally funded housing program as Rehabilitation Contractors. 

A complete application package will be available for pickup beginning April 9 thru  April 16, 2018 at the City of Shreveport, Department of Community Development, 401 Texas Street, Shreveport, LA  71101; or mailed to Post Office Box 31109, Shreveport, LA 71130-1109.  For more information, click here.


2018 Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) 

The Home Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program

Special Housing Development Program (SHDP) - Request for Proposal (RFP) 

Deadline: Monday, April 9, 2018 by 5:00 PM

The HOME Program is administered by the Department of Community Development.  The NOFA is serving the City of Shreveport residents. The proposal form and detailed instructions are available to help in the development of the proposal.  Community Development staff is available Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., to provide technical assistance in the development of a viable proposal by explaining the NOFA criteria and HOME rules. Projects that fail to meet the applicable tests will NOT BE considered for funding. For more information, click here.

Public Notice

2018 Annual Action Plan/Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Plan/Public Hearings

The City of Shreveport's Department of Community Development is in the process of developing the 2018 Annual Action Plan for proposed entitlement funds through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).  The Department of Community Development will hold two public hearings designed to generate discussion from citizens of identified homeless and housing needs; proposed activities and the status of funding for 2018.  Interested parties are encouraged to attend the public hearing and provide comment. Once the Plan is completed, there will be a 30-day review period before submission to HUD for final approval.

For more information, click here.

Public Notice

Substantial Amendment to the 2014, 2015, & 2016 Annual Action Plan

The City of Shreveport receives annual entitlement funds from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) that includes the  HOME Investment Partnership Grant (HOME). A five-year Consolidated Strategy Plan must be developed before funds are received or expended. For more information, click here.