The Mission of the Housing Division:
"Providing decent, safe, affordable housing while enhancing the
quality of life for economically challenged individuals."
2017 Request for Development Proposals for 321 State Avenue
2017-18 CDBG Proposed Annual Action Plan
"Effective immediately"APPLICATIONS for the following 2016-17 CDBG programs:
Deposit, First Month's Rent, Transportation and Childcare Assistance
are NO LONGER BEING ACCEPTED
due to the depletion of funds for the program year.
Funding for the 2017-18 program year has not yet been determined.
The Housing Division will be responsible for, but not limited to, the administration of the:
The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program
The City of Ames no longer administers the Section 8 Program. The program for the city limits of Ames is now being administered by the Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority (CIRHA). Click here to be directed to their website or contact them at 515-986-1882.
If you feel that you have been discriminated against, you may file a discrimination complaint by clicking on any of the following links:
- City of Ames Human Relations Commission
- Iowa Civil Rights Commission
- Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
For information on other HUD programs, click here for their website.