Texas Department of Housing & Community Affairs - Building Homes and Strengthening Communities


Upcoming Training Events

No upcoming training events at this time.

For questions about Environmental Review and Clearance, contact staff at environmental@tdhca.state.tx.us

For questions about Davis-Bacon labor issues or resident relocation, contact carmen.roldan@tdhca.state.tx.us

For questions about HUD Section 3 – Economic Opportunities for Low-Income Persons, contact john.touchet@tdhca.state.tx.us

Past Training Event Materials

Multifamily HOME Training on Direct Loan NOFA and Federal Regulations

    February 2-3, 2016

    Location:  Health & Human Services Commission


        Uniform Relocation Act (URA)

                  Relocation Training Presentation (PDF)

                  Relocation Handbook glossary references (PDF)

        Labor Standards Overview

                  Davis-Bacon/ Labor Presentation (PDF)

        Economic Opportunities, HUD Section 3 Overview

                  Section 3 Training Presentation (PDF) - revised 1/29/2016)

        Fair Housing Overview

                  Fair Housing Presentation (PDF)


                  Environmental Clearance Presentation (PDF)

  • Critical updates to environmental review requirements
  • Frequently-asked questions including most common errors
  • HUD’s newly released required format  - overview of process and elements
  • Brief overview on Section 811 environmental requirements

        Multifamily Direct Loan NOFA


Environmental Clearance Training – Down Payment Assistance, Tenant-Based Rental Assistance, Supportive Services, July 30, 2015

HOME, NSP, ESG, CDBG, Disaster Relief

Environmental Clearance Training – TIERING, December 11, 2013

Environmental Clearance Training – NOISE, November 19, 2013