The City of Columbia’s Citizen Participation is designed to provide maximum citizen participation in an open forum with access for all interested person for all program activities, including Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Home Investment Partnership (HOME), Housing Opportunities for Persons with HIV/AIDS (HOPWA), and loan guarantees.
To download the City of Columbia Citizen Participation Plan, click here
2013 Annual Action Plan (Draft) (Word)
2013 - 2014 Annual Action Plan Fair Housing Assessment Survey (download here)
Surveys can also be completed on-line at:
Part 1 Household Assessment Part 2 Fair Housing Awareness
FY 2012 - 2013 Annual Action Plan (pdf)
FY 2011 Annual Action Plan (pdf)
FY 2010 - 2011 CAPERS (pdf)
CITIZENS ADVISORY COMMITTEE (CAC): The Citizens Advisory Committee for Community Development is an organization of neighborhood representatives appointed by City Council. The CAC makes important recommendations for the use of CDBG, HOPWA, and CANDO funds, advises the Mayor and Council on the needs of neighborhoods, reviews amendments and makes appropriate comments on policies. CAC meetings are open to the public.
For more information about this committee contact Community Development at (803) 545-3373.
Citizen Advisory Committee for Community Development
Mr. David Jackson
Mrs. Christie Savage
Council District 1 Representative
Council District 2 Representative
Mr. Marvin Heller
Council District 3 Representative
Mr. Tige Watts
Council District 4 Representative
Ms. Ursula Pallares
Dr. John Dozier