Community and Economic Development

The mission of the Calexico Community and Economic Development Department is to manage and administer Calexico’s:

(1) housing programs including the First-Time Home Buyer Program, Mobile Home Rehabilitation and Replacement Program, Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Housing Program, CalHome Program, Home Investment Partnerships Program (HOME), Rental Assistance Program and provide gap funding for the construction of low and moderate income housing;

(2) create and promote employment opportunities, community wealth and tax revenues through an economic development program that retains, expands and develops in partnership with the private sector diversified business opportunities;

(3) provide code enforcement services to protect property values and the health, safety and welfare of the community.