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Notice of Public Hearing Regarding the Adoption of a Housing Finance Program and Issuance of Bonds for The Quill, Hastings

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Dakota County Community Development Agency (the “CDA”) will meet on Tuesday August 17, 2021, at or after 3:30 p.m. at 1228 Town Centre Drive, Eagan, Minnesota for the purpose of conducting a public hearing in accordance with Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 462C and Section 147(f) of the Internal Revenue Code […]


Notice of Opportunity for Public Comment on Proposed Substantial Amendments to the Dakota County Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program for Fiscal Year 2019

Notice is hereby given of an opportunity for public comment on proposed substantial amendments to the Dakota County Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program for Fiscal Year 2019. Proposed CDBG Substantial Amendments The Dakota County 2019 Action Plan shall be amended to: Cancel the Burnsville General Administration Activity (reduce by $12,000) Cancel the Burnsville Senior […]


Notice of Public Comment Period on Proposed Amendments to the Dakota County HOME Investment Partnership (HOME) Program Budget for Program Year 2019

The purpose of this Notice is to announce a 30-day public comment period that is currently open on proposed amendments to the Dakota County HOME Investment Partnership (HOME) Program Budget for Program Years 2019 and available, if any, program income. Proposed amendment: The Dakota County CDA is proposing to allocate approximately $290,000 of available HOME […]


Gateway Place Now Accepting Applications

Applications are now being accepted for Gateway Place in West St. Paul. Currently under construction, this development will provide 54 units of affordable, general occupancy workforce housing in studio and one-bedroom apartments. Occupancy in October 2021 is anticipated. For more information about this development and how to apply, visit our Gateway Place webpage.


Home Stretch Homebuyer Education Classes Available

Thinking about buying a home? Get started on the right path with our Home Stretch homebuyer education class! This course covers the entire homebuying process – from beginning to end – and the responsibilities that come along with purchasing a home. Home Stretch Flyer – Summer 2021 For more information on this program and how […]


RentHelpMN is Now Open for Applications

RentHelpMN makes it possible for eligible renters to get caught up on overdue rent and utilities dating back to March 13, 2020. It also makes provisions for those at risk of falling behind on rent payments due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please note that RentHelpMN is in Phase One, in which people with past due […]


All Senior Housing Waiting Lists Are Open

The Dakota County CDA is accepting applications for all waiting lists in the Senior Housing Program. Dakota County CDA Senior Housing Waitlist Flyer To apply visit: www.myhousing.dakotacda.org Lists will remain open until further notice. More information about the program, including eligibility requirements, can be found on the Dakota County CDA Senior Housing Program web page.   How […]


Open to Business Boot Camp 2021 Now Accepting Applications

Business Boot Camp is a new program of Open to Business designed to provide support and in-depth assistance specifically for existing businesses. Over the course of four weeks, participants will engage in a multi-session curriculum tailored to their business needs and goals.  Working with a team of advisors, participants will dedicate focused time to set […]


Coronavirus/COVID-19 Information and Resources for Residents and Businesses

Last updated: 6/14/2021 This page contains information and resources for residents and businesses during the Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic. We will keep this page updated with information as it is available.


New Affordable Housing Underway in Rosemount

Ground has officially been broken on Wexford Place Apartments, a 49-unit affordable housing development in Rosemount (on the corner of Chippendale Avenue and 160th Street). Remarks at the groundbreaking event held on July 31, 2019 were provided by Mike Waldo, CEO of Ron Clark Construction (project developer), Rosemount Mayor Bill Droste, and Commissioner Chris Gerlach […]