Community Development

The Community Development Division is committed to improving the quality of life for low and moderate income residents by facilitating meaningful programs that address the root causes of poverty and involving all community stakeholders in the development and implementation of programs and projects.

The City of Greenville Section 108 Loan Application Notice of Public Comment Period 

A public meeting will be held virtually on Tuesday, June 7, at 5:30 pm at:

The City’s Community Development division will discuss an amendment to the 2021 – 2022 Annual Action Plan and 2020 Consolidated Plan to include the use of funding through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Section 108 loan program. The Section 108 loan program can fund economic development, housing, public facilities, infrastructure, and other physical development projects. The City of Greenville will submit a Section 108 loan application in the amount of $3,689,000 for sidewalk construction and related infrastructure in the Special Emphasis Neighborhoods of Arcadia Hills, Greenline-Spartanburg, Nicholtown, Pleasant Valley, Southernside, and West Greenville. Should the City of Greenville be approved for an amount less or more than requested, the remaining balance for project costs will be provided through the city’s NSTEP Program. The application is available for review and public comment below. A printed copy can be requested. 

Section 108 Loan Program Application (DRAFT)

Written comments will be accepted until the end of the day on Friday, June 24, 2022 and can be sent to: 

Community Development, Attn: Rebecca Edwards, Community Development Manager, P.O. Box 2207, Greenville, SC 29602, or e-mailed to 

For further information, please call Rebecca Edwards at 864-467-4570.