Housing & Community Development

Government Agencies

The Department of Housing and Community Development is comprised of three governmental agencies:

County Chartered Department

The Housing Authority and the Redevelopment Authority are quasi-governmental agencies, whereas the Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) serves as the County chartered department responsible for the administration of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) entitlement programs, including Community Development Block Grants (CDBG), HOME and the Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) at the local level.

We Want Your Opinion!

Prince George’s County and the City of Bowie are conducting an Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice (AI).  This process is required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and includes a market analysis, community input and policy analysis to identify barriers and impediments that restrict a person’s housing choice.  There are scheduled public forums throughout the County to discuss the AI.  Look our for information on the scheduled public forums, but take a minute to complete a survey now.  

Click on the link below to take the survey and give us your opinion on impediments to Fair Housing Choice:

Prince George’s County and City of Bowie Citizen Input Survey

Condado de Prince George y la Ciudad de Bowie

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Take a Tour of the DHCD, Redevelopment Authority and Housing Authority Projects Throughout the County

This map of Prince George's County illustrates where and what projects are partially funded by the Department of Housing and Community Development, the Redevelopment Authority of Prince George's County and the Housing Authority of Prince George's County.  The color-coded stars indicate which county agency assisted in the financing and/or development of the project.  The projects shown on this map include current projects and ones that were completed as far back as 2017.

The map will be updated periodically as more housing and community developments are completed.

Click on the link below to go to the map.  Once on the map:

Click on a star and a pop-up will appear with the information about the project and where it is located;

Click on the attachment in the pop-up and a full description of the project will appear.

Development Projects Map Viewer