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.
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.
Phone number: 512-930-8477
For an alphabetical list of all City of Georgetown staff, click here: City Staff Directory