Community Development


The Division of Community Development is responsible for managing the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG) program which funds nonprofits for various services, the Township's Housing Rehabilitation Program and microenterprise grant program.  Funds are utilized by program recipients to provide services to low and moderate income individuals in accordance with HUD guidelines and regulations.  

The Division of Community Development is also responsible for managing the Township's Affordable Housing Trust Fund. Funds are spent in accordance with an court approved Spending Plan.  All low/moderate income housing projects with 30-year affordability restrictions are identified in the Township's Housing Plan, approved and certified by the court system. The Township ensures that all housing units are made available to all members of the community by complying with affirmative marketing plan. 

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  1. Affordable Housing
  2. Community Development Block Grant
  3. Toms River Housing Rehab
  4. Micro-Enterprise Grant Program

Affordable Housing Plan and Annual Review Documents

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Affordable Housing Administrative Agent  

Frank Piazza and associates is the Township's Affordable Housing Administrative agent.  The Affordable Housing Administrator is responsible for ensuring that housing projects with affordability controls are following income qualification and marketing requirements established by the Council on Affordable Housing (COAH).  Please view Frank Piazza and Associates website for more information: 216 Rockingham Row Princeton, NJ 08540

Piazza & Associates, Inc.       
Princeton Forrestal Village                                                                                                                                                                       216 Rockingham Row                                                                                                                                                                           Princeton, NJ 08540                                                                                                                                                                      telephone: 609-786-1100         

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fax: 609-786-1105