What: As part of National Community Development Week (April 17-21), DCA is highlighting the impact of a key community housing program currently facing elimination in the proposed federal budget. 

When: April 20, 2017 1:30pm

Where: The Imperial Hotel, 355 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308

Who: Commissioner Camila Knowles, Commissioner Tim Keane, City of Atlanta partners          

Why: To showcase the Imperial Hotel project as an example of the critical need to preserve HOME funding for Georgia.



MaryBrown Sandys, Director of Marketing & Communications
Georgia Department of Community Affairs
(o) 404-679-0661



About the Georgia Department of Community Affairs

The Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) partners with communities to create a climate of success for Georgia’s families and businesses through community and economic development, local government assistance, and safe and affordable housing. Using state and federal resources, DCA helps communities spur private job creation, implement planning, develop downtowns, generate affordable housing solutions, and promote volunteerism. DCA also helps qualified low- and moderate-income Georgians buy homes, rent housing, and prevent foreclosure and homelessness. For more information, visit