The Community Services Division provides a holistic approach to neighborhood revitalization, housing assistance, and community development projects that build or expand infrastructure; upgrade public facilities; upgrade the existing housing stock; expand home ownership opportunities and affordable rental housing; and promote economic development that will enhance the tax base as well as the health, wealth and safety of a geographic designated area. The elimination and prevention of slum and blight enhance the tax base, encourage affordable housing, and facilitate redevelopment activities by the private sector within the limits of the redevelopment area of the Town.
Housing Assistance Programs
First Time Homebuyer Program
Currently, the Community Services Division is not accepting applications for the program at this time. For more information on how the program works, please review the SHIP First Time Homebuyer Program Information and Application Packet. Check back with our office beginning of October 2018.
Home Repair Program
The application period for the SHIP Home Repair Program is not open for application.