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Improving the Lives of Greenville County Residents

For Over 40 Years

Established in 1974, the Greenville County Redevelopment Authority (GCRA) works to holistically improve and revitalize homes and communities in Greenville County. We focus on providing affordable housing, building safe, accessible neighborhoods, and offering grant and loan programs for businesses. Through community partnerships and administering funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), GCRA works to build a better quality of life for the citizens of Greenville County.

Vision: Advancing the futures of Greenville County Citizens

Mission Statement: Secure resources and educate stakeholders to meet the needs of Greenville County citizens through affordable housing.

Mantra: Building Better Futures

Values: Communication, Creativity, Integrity, Respect

Long-Range and Annual Plans

Consolidated Plan for Fiscal Year 2020-2024

Every five years, Greenville County prepares a Consolidated Plan for federally funded housing and community development programs.  The current planning process will cover activities from July 2020 to June 2024.  Please see information below regarding a kickoff meeting on January 30, 2020 to begin the process, as well as a timeline for citizen participation and approval.  Any Greenville County citizen can provide input for the Consolidated Plan by completing a survey at this link.

Plan Consolidado para el Año Fiscal 2020-2024

Cada cinco años, el Condado de Greenville prepara un Plan Consolidado para programas de vivienda y desarrollo comunitario financiados por el gobierno federal. El proceso de planificación actual cubrirá las actividades desde julio de 2020 hasta junio de 2024. Consulte la información a continuación sobre una reunión de inicio el 30 de enero de 2020 para comenzar el proceso, así como un calendario para la participación y aprobación de los ciudadanos. Cualquier ciudadano del Condado de Greenville puede proporcionar información para el Plan Consolidado completando una encuesta en este enlace web.

Kickoff Meeting 1/30/2020
Kickoff Meeting Presentation

Consolidated Plan 2015-2019

The current five-year Consolidated Plan covers activities from July 2015 to June 2020. In the Plan, GCRA describes needs for improved, affordable housing and shelter for homeless persons, public facilities, services, and infrastructure.

The County’s Consolidated Plan covers the cities of Fountain Inn, Greer, Mauldin, Simpsonville, and Travelers Rest, as well as all unincorporated areas of Greenville County. The City of Greenville prepares its own Consolidated Plan independently.


Other Resources

In addition to the Consolidated Plan, GCRA also prepares Annual Action Plans (AAP) and a Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report (CAPER).

2019 AAP
2018 AAP
2018 CAPER

FY 2018 CAPER Draft Summary

GCRA has prepared a draft summary of the organization’s achievements identified in the 2018 CAPER.

NOTICE: To prevent the spread of COVID-19 virus, effective March 25, 2020, the Greenville County Redevelopment Authority administrative office will be closed to the public. GCRA employees will continue to work their normal office hours answering calls and processing service requests. (For more information please call our main number.)