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Notice of Public Hearing to Receive Comments on the 2020 Public Housing Agency Five Year Plan

As required by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), notice is hereby given that the Dakota County Community Development Agency’s Board of Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. at the Dakota County Community Development Agency’s office to afford an opportunity for the public to comment on the Dakota […]


Notice of Public Hearing on the Adoption of a Qualified Allocation Plan Relating to the Allocation of Low Income Housing Tax Credits…

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Dakota County Community Development Agency (the “Agency”) will meet on Tuesday, February 11, 2020, at or after 3:30 p.m. at its offices located at 1228 Town Centre Drive, Eagan, Minnesota 55123, for the purpose of conducting a public hearing regarding the adoption of its 2021 Qualified Allocation Plan, which […]


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 […]


Housing Choice Voucher Program Waiting List Now Open

The Dakota County CDA  is accepting applications for the Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8 rental assistance) waiting list.  The list will remain open until further notice. To apply visit: www.myhousing.dakotacda.org More information about the program, including eligibility requirements, can be on the Dakota County CDA Rental Assistance web page. Flyer: Housing Choice Voucher Program Waiting […]


The CDA Recognizes One-Year of Being Smoke-Free

On Saturday, June 1, the CDA officially hit one year of being smoke-free housing! In partnership with Live Smoke Free and Dakota County Public Health, the progress of the first year is something worth celebrating. You can watch and listen to these stories of progress here: For more information on this program, visit http://www.mnsmokefreehousing.org/dakotacounty  


Select Senior Housing Waiting Lists Are Now Open!

The Dakota County CDA is now accepting applications for select units at properties in Apple Valley, Burnsville, Eagan, Farmington, Hastings,  Inver Grove Heights, Lakeville, Mendota Heights, Rosemount, West St. Paul, and South St. Paul. 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, […]


Select Workforce Housing Waiting Lists Now Open!

The Dakota County CDA is accepting applications for properties in Apple Valley, Burnsville, Eagan, Farmington, Hastings, Lakeville, Mendota Heights, and Rosemount. Lakeville and Rosemount lists are closing on January 15, 2020. Dakota County CDA Workforce Housing Waitlist Flyer To apply visit: www.myhousing.dakotacda.org Lists will remain open until further notice. More information about the program, including […]


Dakota County CDA Receives Awards of Merit

The Dakota County Community Development Agency (CDA) was recognized with two awards from the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO). Awards of Merit were received for the CDA’s two newest affordable housing communities: Argonne Hills, a 62-unit senior housing development, and Keystone Crossing, a 36-unit workforce housing development. Both properties are located in […]


Mortgage and Downpayment Assistance Available for Dakota County Homebuyers

Competitive fixed interest rate mortgage, an annual Federal tax credit and $8,500 in downpayment and closing cost assistance available through the Dakota County Community Development Agency (CDA). The spring homebuying market has sprung! If you’re a first time homebuyer or if you haven’t owned a home in three years, you can apply to the Dakota […]


Smoke-Free on June 1, 2018

Effective June 1, 2018, all housing units that are owned and managed by the Dakota County CDA will become smoke-free. This includes all units in the: Senior Housing Program Workforce Housing Program Scattered Site Public Housing Program Colleen Loney Manor Lincoln Place