WHEREAS, the County of Albemarle is committed to ensuring that safe, decent, affordable, and accessible housing is available for all residents; and


WHEREAS, the County of Albemarle is committed to improving the livability of all neighborhoods and access to support services by residents; and


WHEREAS, The County of Albemarle is committed to promoting development of new affordable housing stock; and


WHEREAS, the Shelter Group in partnership with Jefferson Area Board of Aging intend to apply for Low-Income Housing Tax Credits for Park View at South Pantops; and


WHEREAS, all proposed units in the development (90) will be restricted to households with incomes at or below 60% of the area median income; and


WHEREAS, the Albemarle County Office of Housing proposes the use of Housing Choice Vouchers to provide project-based assistance to up to 12 units with household incomes below 50% of the area median income; and


NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that Robert W. Tucker, Jr., County Executive, is hereby authorized to sign the Local CEO Support Letter supporting the proposed Park View at South Pantops development using, in part, Low-Income Housing Tax Credits.


BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Office of Housing is authorized to proceed with seeking approval from HUD for use of project-based vouchers contingent on continued funding from HUD for the Housing Choice Voucher Program.


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