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File #: 22-313    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 2/10/2022 Departments: GOVERNING BOARD
On agenda: 5/3/2022 Final action: 5/3/2022
Title: Acting as the Governing Board of Commissioners for the Housing Authority of the County of San Mateo, conduct a public hearing to consider the FY 2022-2023 Moving To Work Annual Plan: A) Open public hearing B) Close public hearing C) Adopt a resolution approving the Housing Authority of the County of San Mateo FY 2022-2023 Moving To Work Annual Plan and authorizing the Housing Authority Executive Director, or Designee, to execute documents related to the plan submission.
Attachments: 1. 20220503_r_FY2023 MTW Annual Plan.pdf, 2. 20220503_att_FY2023_MTW Plan Draft Web Posting.pdf
Special Notice / Hearing: None__
Vote Required: Majority

To: Honorable Board of Supervisors (Sitting as the Board of Commissioners of the Housing Authority of the County of San Mateo)
From: Raymond Hodges, Executive Director, Housing Authority of the County of San Mateo
Subject: FY 2022-2023 Moving To Work Annual Plan

RECOMMENDATION:
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Acting as the Governing Board of Commissioners for the Housing Authority of the County of San Mateo, conduct a public hearing to consider the FY 2022-2023 Moving To Work Annual Plan:

A) Open public hearing

B) Close public hearing

C) Adopt a resolution approving the Housing Authority of the County of San Mateo FY 2022-2023 Moving To Work Annual Plan and authorizing the Housing Authority Executive Director, or Designee, to execute documents related to the plan submission.

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BACKGROUND:
Moving To Work ("MTW") is a demonstration program that offers participating housing authorities the opportunity to design and test innovative, locally designed housing and self-sufficiency strategies for low-income households by allowing exceptions from certain housing regulations. The MTW program is funded through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development ("HUD") with the goals of increasing administrative efficiencies, encouraging self-sufficiency and increasing housing choice.

The Housing Authority of the County of San Mateo ("HACSM") has been an MTW agency since May 2000 and is currently one of 109 housing authorities with the MTW designation. The success of the MTW program has allowed HUD to add housing authorities to its MTW portfolio to test innovative program policies. Because of its MTW status, HACSM has implemented activities such as creating an affordable housing fund to assist in the development of affordable housing, increasing HACSM's percentage of budget authority allowed for the Project-Based Voucher program, developing landlord incentives for new and continuing landlords and enhancing...

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