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  • Department of Neighborhood 
    and Business Development
    NBD Introduction Photos
    Stephanie Pasquale, Commissioner
    City Hall Commons, 6th Floor
    201 E. Washington St. – Syracuse, NY 13202
    (315) 448-8100

    Honora Spillane, Deputy Commissioner
    Division of Business Development
    City Hall Commons, 7th Floor
    201 E. Washington St. – Syracuse, NY 13202
    (315) 473-3275
    Full NBD Staff Directory  

  • The Department of Neighborhood and Business Development works to preserve and enhance Syracuse neighborhoods and commercial centers by administering federal, state and local funding programs, engaging with and providing support to encourage residential development and economic growth and leveraging resources to create thriving neighborhoods, communities and business districts throughout the city of Syracuse. 

    Department News
    Year 45 (2019-2020) Block Grant RFPs 

    The Department of Neighborhood and Business Development welcomes you to apply to our Year 45 Block Grant funding period. Please refer to the following links to find a copy of all applications available. For any questions or concerns please contact our office at (315) 448-8100.

    Five Year Consolidated Action Plan (2015-2019)
    The final draft of the Consolidated Action Plan describes the Department’s performance goals and strategy for meeting them for the next five years.
    To view an electronic version of the Consolidated Plan CLICK HERE

    The 30 day COMMENT PERIOD began on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 and ended on Wednesday, March 25, 2015.  All comments submitted within these dates have been included within the Plan.

    FINAL Fourth Annual Action Plan
    The Department of Neighborhood and Business Development announces the final Fourth Annual Action Plan for Year 44 (May 1st, 2018 – April 30th, 2019) to the public .To download a copy of the Fourth Annual Action Plan click here. To request a hard copy please contact NBD staff:
                                                                                                                           Email: Wenona Timmons,

    Year 43 (2017-2018) CAPER
    A public meeting was held on Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 at 4 p.m. in the Atrium, City Hall Commons, 201 E. Washington Street, Syracuse, NY 13202. At this meeting, NBD reported on its performance for Year 43 (2017-2018) and heard comments and recommendations from citizens and stakeholders pertaining to the expenditure of funds for programs serving eligible populations in the City’s Revitalization areas. Click here to download a copy of the public document.

    FINAL 2018-20 (UNSAAC) Funding Recommendations
    The City of Syracuse is happy to announce the award recipients for the University Neighborhood Service Agreement Advisory Committee(UNSAAC) funding allocation. The allocations represent the full amount to be received over a 2-year period  for a total of $750,000 of local grant funding.

    Affordable Housing Study Report (2016)
    The Department of Neighborhood and Business Development completed an Affordable Housing report, illustrating where and how many affordable housing units are in the City of Syracuse. For a copy of the document, click here.
    Other Documentation:
     Located in Maps, Plans, and Data
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