The Community Development Office develops and administers programs, activities, and policies that assist in the creation of economically viable and sustainable neighborhoods. We believe in using holistic approaches toward neighborhood revitalization, housing assistance, and community development projects. These projects build or expand infrastructures; upgrade public facilities; upgrade the existing housing stock; expand homeownership opportunities and affordable rental housing; and promote economic development.
To improve the quality of life of Mansfield residents through a unified commitment by providing customer-driven programs and services that focus on the needs of our community. The Housing and Community Development is dedicated to providing a level of service excellence and respect for our stakeholders. The Department will embrace its leadership role and represent the City with pride and integrity.
2023 ANNUAL PLANNING
Downtown Development Incentive Program
The Downtown Development Incentive Program is a partnership with the Richland County Foundation and the City of Mansfield’s Community Development Department to provide grant funding to property owners located in downtown Mansfield to assist in the development or redevelopment of housing units that exist in mixed-use buildings. Please read the program requirements carefully!
Consolidated/Annual Action Plans
Policy / Procedures
Minority Business Assistance
Your Local Contact
NECIC Mario Davidson, Business Counselor