IHCDA RED Monthly September 2018

RED Monthly

My Voice Portal (MVP)


My Voice Portal (MVP)
We are committed to listening to you and empowering you – our partners. Please click here to use the MVP to submit comments on ways we can improve.

RED Notices

18-38: Updates to ERR and Section 106 Documents

18-37: Moving Forward RD Selected Teams

18-36: 2019A-C Rental Housing Tax Credit Applicant List

18-35: 2019 Administrative Plan Open for Public Comment

18-34: National Development Council (NDC) - HDFP Certification Program

Please click here to visit our RED Notices page.

IHCDA Board Meetings

Listed below are board meeting dates for 2018. Click here for more information about these meetings and the IHCDA Board of Directors.

September 27, 2018 (Indianapolis)
October 25, 2018 (Greenwood)
November 15, 2018 (Shelbyville)
December 20, 2018 (TBD)

CreatINg Places

How Do I Apply?

The CreatINg Places program is a unique crowdfunding and grant program to implement placemaking projects in your community. Join a free webinar to learn how the program supported over 30 projects in its first year and how you can take advantage of a second round of funding to build fun and lively places in your community!

Click here to register.

This monthly newsletter provides information and updates from the Real Estate Department (RED) at the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA). If you have a subject area that you would like to read more about please let us know.

2019 Administrative Plan Open for Public Comment

The Administrative Plan for IHCDA’s Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Program is still open for public comment through September 17, 2018. Input from program partners and the general public will be considered when revising the Administrative Plan before submission to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for approval.


Sunny Side Up: Building Community Through Food and Friendly Fowls

Sunny Side Up, featured recently on FOX-59, is the latest CreatINg Places campaign to launch through Patronicity. The campaign is led by Big Car Collaborative, and aims to bring a new community kitchen and destination chicken coop to the Garfield Park Neighborhood on the south side of Indianapolis. Click here to learn more about the unique project.


Inaugural Indiana Housing & Homelessness Conference

The Coalition for Homelessness Intervention & Prevention (CHIP) and the IHCDA presented the inaugural Indiana Housing & Homelessness Conference on August 23. Participants worked to develop a better understanding of how to serve individuals experiencing homelessness and ways to enhance internal organizational capacity in order to prevent and end homelessness statewide.

Placemaking Indiana

Placemaking Indiana seeks community input

Placemaking Indiana wants to see placemaking in action! This year IHCDA and its CreatINg Places partner, Patronicity, want to visit and talk Placemaking with Indiana communities. Is there something placemaking related in your community you would like to showcase to IHCDA and other interested communities? Would you like to be highlighted for your placemaking efforts on Placemaking Indiana’s upcoming website, blog, or social media? Share your story with us – contact Carmen Lethig at clethig@ihcda.in.gov.