Community Development Department, 1 Junkins Avenue, Portsmouth, NH 03801, Phone: 603- 610 - 7226


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The Portsmouth Community Development Department administers Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds provided to the City by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

The CDBG program funds housing, public facilities, handicapped accessibility, and economic development projects to benefit residents earning low and moderate incomes as well as areas of the City in which a majority of the residents earn low or moderate incomes.

On a periodic basis, the Community Development Department compiles demographic data and reports.

The Community Development Department is located in Portsmouth City Hall at 1 Junkins Avenue.



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CDBG Public Facility and Accessibility Improvements Non-Profit Agency Grants Available


City of Portsmouth FY 16 Annual Performance and Evaluation Report to HUD


First Time Homebuyer Program (HomeTown)


Public Service Agency Grant Program


Accessibility Grant Program for Non-Profits

Housing Rehabilitation Program
Haven School Playground Improvements

Citizen Participation Plan

2013 Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing
Historic Marker Replacement Project

Portsmouth's Historic Cemeteries