City of Clarksville
One Public Square
Clarksville, TN 37040

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Housing Rehabilitation Program

•Leaky roof? •High energy bills?
•In need of plumbing repairs? •Unable to pay for home repairs?

The Office of Housing and Community Development has a housing rehabilitation program that enables eligible homeowners within the city limits of Clarksville to maintain the quality of their housing and create a positive effect in the surrounding neighborhood.

We assist homeowners by lowering energy bills, correcting health and safety hazards as well as code violations, and making other repairs.

If you are elderly or disabled, we can also assist you by installing accessibility ramps, grab bars and other barrier-free improvements that will make it easier for you to get around.

All work required in your home is completed by an approved, licensed contractor. Staff from the Office of Housing and Community Development will monitor the work to ensure that it is done correctly and within program guidelines.

How Do I Qualify?

To qualify, you must be an owner-occupant of a home located within the city limits of Clarksville. Your property taxes and mortgage payments must be current and your household income must be within prescribed limits, based on your family size. Grants and low interest loans are available depending on your income and individual needs.

Eligible Improvements Include:

• Accessibility Improvements
• Electrical repairs
• Environmental correction
• Installing new steps
• Installing smoke detectors
• New gutters and downspouts
• Repairing or replacing leaking roofs
• Replacement of hot water heaters
• Replacing windows and doors
• Weather stripping


Housing & Community Development

Housing & CommunityDevelopment
One Public Square, Suite 201
Clarksville, TN 37040
(931) 648-6133
(931) 503-3092 (fax)
Keith D. Lampkin, Director


The Mission of the City of Clarksville Office of Housing and Community Development is to bring needs and resources together in a coordinated housing and community development strategy to create, maintain and expand decent housing, suitable living environment and economic opportunities for low and moderate income persons in the City.

Small House LogoCity of Clarksville is helping make homeownership a reality!

With the City’s First Time Homebuyer's Program, homeownership is closer than you think! Down payment and closing cost assistance is available to qualified first time homebuyers.

Call today about the "First Time Homebuyer's Program" and take advantage of this opportunity to buy the home of your dreams.

PHONE: 931-648-6133


The City of Clarksville Office of Housing and Community Development is accepting proposals from qualified Community Housing Development Organizations (CHDOs) for the City of Clarksville’s CHDO set-aside funds under the HOME program.  Proposals are being solicited to construct, acquire or rehabilitate affordable housing. Up to $_48,147.00_ is available for HOME CHDO funds based on the federal requirement to set aside at least 15% of the city’s annual funding under HOME Program for CHDO-eligible activities.  Qualified entities may contact Mr. Keith Lampkin, Director at (931)648-6133 for further information.  Proposals are due to Office of Housing and Community Development at 1 Public Square, Suite 201 by the end of business day on May 30, 2012.

Housing Authority

City of Clarksville's
Office of Housing & Community Development
Home buyer Education
Class Schedule for 2012

January 19, 2012
Febuary 16, 2012
March 15, 2012
April 19, 2012
May 17, 2012
June 14, 2012
July 12, 2012
August 16, 2012
September 20, 2012
October 18, 2012
November 15, 2012
December 13, 2012

Classes are held on Thursday's from 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm.
At the Smith Trahern mansion.
101 McClure Street, Clarksville, TN.

Participants must be pre-registered in order to attend. Please call Clarksville Office of Housing and Community Development
931-648-6133 to pre-register or with questions


Keith Lampkin, Director keith.lampkin@cityofclarksville.com
Tammy Kilgore, Program Assistant tammy.kilgore@cityofclarksville.com
Martias Kendrick , Project Coordinatormartias.kendrick@cityofclarksville.com
Bertha Rufus, Support Specialist bertha.rufus@cityofclarksville.com
Jean Adcock, Finance Officer jean.adcock@cityofclarksville.com

The City of Clarksville Office of Houising and Community Development Programs are made possible through Community Development Block Grant and Home Investment Partnership Funds

City of Clarksville Title VI Policy
No person shall, on the grounds of race, color or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving federal financial assistance. Any person who believes they have been discriminated against under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act should contact Ron McClurg PhD, Title VI Coordinator, One Public Square, Clarksville, TN 37040, or at phone number 931-221-0741.

Title Vl Management Plan Title Vl Complaint Form