The Community Development/Human Services Committee has jurisdiction over the following
? Department of planning and community development, office of housing, design, and the
planning functions of the city.
? Comprehensive development plans, and land use plans.
? Matters pertaining to the reformulation and development of neighborhoods and neighborhood
structures within the city including but not limited to the community and urban redevelopment
programs Invest Atlanta, tax allocation districts and related boards.
? Economic development matters.
? Office of buildings, including zoning and building code enforcement.
? Department of parks and recreation.
? Office of cultural affairs.
? Office of special events.
? Office of constituent services.
? Office of human services.
? Office of grants management.
? Office of film and entertainment.
? Capital Improvement Program (CIP).
? Development impact fee matters (parks, transportation and public safety).
? Women’s Entrepreneurial Initiative.
? Urban farming initiatives
? Consolidated plan.
? Community Development Block Grant funding.
? Atlanta Housing Authority.
? Atlanta Workforce Development Agency.
? Matters pertaining to health, education and welfare.
? All community services activities of the city.
? Consumer affairs.
? Cultural affairs, including public art and murals.
? Convention and tourism.
? Matters related to the Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Urban Design Commission,
Atlanta Planning Advisory Board, the Neighborhood Planning Units, Atlanta/Fulton County
Land Bank Authority, Atlanta/Fulton County Recreation Authority, Atlanta Neighborhood
Development Partnership, the Atlanta Tree Commission, Municipal Market Board of
Directors/Auburn Curb Market, Atlanta Workforce Development Agency, Commission on
Aging, Commission on Veterans Affairs, Atlanta Youth Commission, Commission on
Homelessness, Community Improvement Districts, Fulton and DeKalb County Boards of
Health, Atlanta/Fulton County Library Board of Trustees, Fulton/Atlanta Community Action
Authority, all park conservancy boards and advisory committees, the Public Arts Advisory
Committee, park and greenway acquisition, and other boards and bodies with subject matter
under the purview of this committee.
? All budgeted contracts pertaining to the agencies under the jurisdiction of this committee.