The purpose of the Housing Department is to guide long-term housing goals to ensure that a variety of housing is available and provides a safe and quality place to live for those that live and work in Georgetown. The department was created in 2007 with the specific goal of making sure that there is variety of housing in Georgetown that is financially attainable at all income levels. Responsibilities of this department include creating and updating the City’s Housing Element, working with the Housing Advisory Board, educating citizens on current housing affordability issues, applying for available grant funding, and administering a home repair program for low-income households.
The Housing Element of the 2030 Plan was updated and adopted on March 10, 2020. Learn more at 2030.georgetown.org.
Housing programs are coordinated within the Planning Department, which is located at 406 W. 8th St . There is limited staff at this location, so please call or email to set up a meeting.