Housing Division

The Housing Division assists in the creation of a viable community by carrying out various community development activities that aide in providing decent housing, a suitable living environment, improved streets, business development and public services.


The Housing Division is responsible for the management and oversight of federally funded programs which include:

  1. Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program

Lynwood's CDBG program focuses mainly on:

  • Public facilities and improvements
  • Code
  • Health and safety programs and activities
  • Affordable housing and improvements
  • Fair housing initiatives
  • Neighborhood revitalization efforts
  • Senior citizen and youth programs and activities

Current CDBG activities include street improvements, code enforcement, home improvement, fair housing services, senior and youth activities.

  1. Home Investment Partnership Grant (HOME) Program
  1. Fair Housing Services
  1. Social Services
  1. Rental Assistance