Updates have been made to our Signage Program. You can take a look at them under Programs > Signage Program


Important Announcement regarding  

covid-19(corona virus):

Following National, State, and local guidelines, the CDA office will be closed to the  public until we are notified that it is safe to resume activities. You may visit the Village of Hempstead website at, or the Nassau County website at for the latest updates on controlling the spread of the virus and how to keep yourself safe. For urgent CDA matters, please contact

Foreclosure & Eviction Moratorium

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The Village of Hempstead Community Development Agency has launched and expanded several housing initiatives to promote neighborhood stabilization and long-term affordable housing for current and future village residents.  

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Business development, 

Workforce initiatives and 

DOWNTOWN Revitalization

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.




The CDA funds programs to improve both the residential and commercial sectors within the Village of Hempstead. 

The CDA offers assistance to public service organizations to reduce blight, and improve opportunities for low and moderate income residents.