AHSC Applicants

2017 Program Schedule

AHSC Staff is currently developing an update to its guidelines.

Draft guidelines are anticipated to be released in February or March of 2017. The release of a draft will be followed by a public comment period and public workshops. Final guideline adoption by the Council is tentatively scheduled for June, followed by an AHSC 2017 NOFA release.

Please check back for a more detailed schedule and further updates


The following entities are eligible to apply for AHSC Program funds, as a sole or joint applicant:

  • Local Governments (City, County, City/County)
    Local Transportation Agencies
    Public Housing Authority Transit Agency or Operator
    Regional Transportation Planning Agency
    Congestion Management Agency
    Joint Powers Authority
    School District
    Facilities District
    University or Community College District
    Developer: Public, Private, or Nonprofit
    Program Operator: Public, Private, or Nonprofit

2017 Public Workshops

You are invited to participate in the Strategic Growth Council’s (SGC) Affordable Housing Sustainable Communities (AHSC) 2016-17 Draft Guidelines Workshops to provide input and ask questions regarding the recently released draft guidelines for round 3 of the AHSC Program. ┬áBroken into two segments, the first half will consist of a presentation that overviews the significant changes made in the draft guidelines, the second half will consist of a Q&A panel, where attendees will have an opportunity to ask AHSC Staff questions regarding the new draft guidelines.

SGC looks forward to hearing your feedback and suggestions during these sessions, held in Sacramento, San Jose, and Los Angeles this April. Please register for the workshops using the links below. We request that you limit registrations to no more than two people per organization in order to allow representatives from other entities to attend. For those who cannot attend, the Sacramento workshop will be webcast and posted onto the SGC Website. SGC is also accepting written comments on the new draft guidelines until April 14th. Please send all comments to ahsc@sgc.ca.gov. If you have any questions, please email darwin.moosavi@sgc.ca.gov. To request translation services, please contact us by March 31st.

Workshop Notice
To register for a workshop click the links below.

o   Sacramento
o   Webcast of Sacramento Workshop
o   San Jose
  Los Angeles

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