The CDA provides programs to improve both the residential and commercial sectors within the Village of Hempstead. The CDA provides assistance to public service organizations, to reduce blight, and improve opportunities for low and moderate income residents.
The Inc. Village of Hempstead Community Development Agency is a public benefit corporation established in 1964 under Title 15 Section 585-A of the General Municipal law of the State of New York.
The four DOZ overlay zones do not replace the underlying zoning rules and regulations that currently exist in the DOZ. They provide an alternative option for landowners to use in developing and redeveloping their land and buildings within the DOZ.