Focus Areas

​Housing​ & Neighborhood Development Focus Area

The City of Charlotte will sustain and create distinct and diverse neighborhoods for all its residents.  ​

Housing & Neighborhood Development Focus Area Plan FY2018 and 2019

The city’s long-term health and vitality are dependent on a built environment offering diverse housing options, vibrant neighborhoods and commercial corridors and safe access to public amenities.

The city’s housing and neighborhood strategy focuses on preserving and creating neighborhoods and amenities that allow people to reach their full potential by creating places where:

  • Families have access to quality affordable housing, quality education, and equitable economic opportunity and services
  • People and businesses are safe​
  • Civic infrastructure supports neighborhood quality of life

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​​​Housing & Neighborhood Development as a council priority

Diverse, livable communities are critical to Charlotte’s growth and competitiveness. 
It is the goal of the Housing and Neighborhood Development committee to create a space for the community to share their vision for Charlotte’s future, resulting in vibrant and 
sustainable communities.

The Housing and Neighborhood Development council committee works on this area's priorities and goals. Visit City Council's site for committee members, upcoming meetings and agendas.