Housing & Community Services

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    Homeless System of Care Technical Advisory Committee Application Now Available

    Community experts can help make the Homeless System of Care vision a reality. Read on...
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    Update: Corporate Center Parkway Encampment

    Ongoing efforts continue at Corporate Center Parkway as part of the City's Homeless Encampment Assistance Pilot Program. Read on...
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    New Affordable Housing Projects in Santa Rosa

    Constructed with the assistance of the Santa Rosa Housing Authority and the City of Santa Rosa, 113 new units of affordable housing will be completed by year end. Read on...
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    Mobile Bathroom-Showers at Southwest Community Park

    Persons experiencing homelessness in Santa Rosa will soon have access to clean showers and bathrooms on Thursdays, 10am-1pm beginning Oct. 4th at Southwest Community Park. Read on...
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    City Accepting Proposals for Affordable Housing Through Project-Based Voucher Program

    Owners and developers are invited to submit proposals to receive funding to aid in the creation of affordable housing in Santa Rosa. Read on...
The Department of Housing & Community Services develops and administers a variety of affordable housing programs, oversees homeless services, and enforces building and zoning codes in Santa Rosa. Our key program areas are:

Rental Assistance


Rental Assistance administers the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Rental Assistance Program, provides rental referrals, affordable apartment contacts, emergency assistance referrals and fair housing information.

Santa Rosa Housing Trust


The Santa Rosa Housing Trust administers affordable housing development, rehabilitation loan programs, home ownership program referrals, Housing Allocation Plan contracts, federal and state reports.

Homeless Services


Homeless Service administers homeless service contracts, providing support for a drop-in center, emergency shelters, a street outreach program, and housing resources.

Mobilehome Rent Control


Mobilehome Rent Control offers information on mobilehome parks and the City's Mobilehome Rent Control Program.

Neighborhood Revitalization


Neighborhood Revitalization improves living conditions and quality of identified neighborhoods and isolated properties through a coordinated inter-departmental City task force.

Code Enforcement


Code Enforcement responsible for assuring the adopted City Zoning and Building Codes are implemented on private property to address general health, life, fire and safety issues facing residents.

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