The City of Santa Monica, CA requests your participation in a brief survey designed to identify housing and economic development issues in the City. As a recipient of federal funds awarded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the City of Santa Monica, CA is required to develop a 5-year comprehensive plan for housing and community development to determine the types of projects that should be financed in the future with federal housing and community development funds. The City of Santa Monica anticipates receiving additional funding from HUD this year. The City's annual allocations over the past five years have averaged $1.07m (CDBG) and $434k (HOME) and have supported projects such as residential rehabilitation for low-income households, home modifications for low-income persons with disabilities, legal services for low-income residents, tenant-based rental assistance, street lighting improvements in low-income neighborhoods, and employment services for low-income and homeless persons. Completing this survey will help us gain a more qualitative analysis of the knowledge, experiences, opinions and feelings of community members on these topics across the City.
Your response to this survey is entirely confidential. All personal responses will be completely anonymous to protect your identity.
Thank you in advance for your participation in this survey. Your input is important. Feel free to forward this survey on to others.