Fair Housing Services

Mission Statement

Our mission is to educate citizens on Fair Housing laws and eliminate housing discrimination.

Vision Statement

The vision of Garland Fair Housing Services is for everyone to have the opportunity to enjoy his or her home and community as a fundamental human concept, free from discrimination. We strive to emphasize the rich cultural diversity of our citizens.

Goals

Significantly reduce incidents of housing discrimination through effective education concerning housing rights to landlords and tenants; and provide investigation, conciliation and remediation services.

Continue to promote Garland as an inclusive, affordable, and accessible community.

Address discriminatory housing practices in accordance with the Garland Fair Housing Ordinance and the Fair Housing Act of 1968, as amended, through investigation, conciliation, and resolution services.

Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice

Housing Discrimination Complaint Form

Fair Housing Accessibility FIRST

Resources for People with Disabilities

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Public Meeting Notices

Prior to receiving the yearly funding allocations, the City actively seeks input through a number of different avenues including a series of neighborhood meetings, a citizen survey and meetings with stakeholder groups.  The input provides guidance to City Council as they allocate funding to the various activities. 

CONSOLIDATED PLAN
PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE - Five Year Consolidated Plan 2015-2019

Public Participation Survey


FAIR HOUSING CHOICE SURVEYS
Resident Survey
Resident Survey - Spanish Version
Lending Institution Survey
Housing Provider/Advocate Survey
Realtor Survey