Dakota County Community Development Agency

1228 Town Centre Drive
Eagan, Dakota County, Minnesota 55123

Dakota County Community Development Agency is a Public Housing Agency in Eagan, Minnesota that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs. As of August 18th, 2019, Dakota County Community Development Agency has 4 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Dakota County, Minnesota Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Workforce Housing Program Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Senior Housing Program 2-Bedroom Other Senior Waiting List is open indefinitely. The Youth Supportive Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely.

Dakota County Community Development Agency serves Dakota County.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Dakota County, Minnesota Housing Choice Voucher Open Until Further Notice
Workforce Housing Program Open Until Further Notice
Senior Housing Program 2-Bedroom Open Until Further Notice
Youth Supportive Housing Open Until Further Notice
Project-Based Voucher Closed
Scattered Site Public Housing Closed
Colleen Loney Manor Public Housing Closed

Open Dakota County Community Development Agency Waiting Lists

Open Until Further Notice: Dakota County, Minnesota Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Dakota County Community Development Agency (DCCDA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently open, from June 10, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. CT, until further notice. It was last open in July, 2018; and before that for two days in April, 2015

To apply, complete the online application here.

The waiting list has the following preferences: Live, work, hired to work or attend school (full time) in Dakota County, or homeless with service ties to Dakota County.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by random lottery, by order of preferences.

For more information, read the DCCDA public notice, or visit the DCCDA website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (651) 675-4434 or email applicants@dakotacda.state.mn.us. .

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 08/10/2019.

Open Until Further Notice: Workforce Housing Program Waiting List

How To Apply to the Other Waiting List

The Dakota County Community Development Agency (DCCDA) Workforce Housing Program waiting list for the communities listed below is currently open, from February 4, 2019 at 9:00 am CT, until further notice.

Please note:

To apply, complete the online application here.

This waiting list has the following preferences: Live, work, hired to work, or attend school full-time in Dakota County.

It is not known how selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list.

For more information, read the DCCDA public notice here, or visit the DCCDA website here.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (651) 675-4434, or applications@dakotacda.state.mn.us.

Last Updated on 04/15/2019.

Open Until Further Notice: Senior Housing Program 2-Bedroom Waiting List

How To Apply to the Other Senior Waiting List

The Dakota County Community Development Agency (DCCDA) Senior (62+) Housing Program waiting list for 2-Bedroom units at the communities listed below is currently open, from April 15, 2019 at 9:00 am CT, until further notice.

Please note: A list of communities and bedroom sizes that are part of this opening can be found here.

To apply, complete the online application here.

If an applicant does not have access to the Internet, they can use a computer at a local library, or visit CDA office, located at 1228 Town Centre Drive, Eagan; Monday-Friday from 8:00 am-4:00 pm.

Preferences have not yet been been confirmed.

It is not known how selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list.

For more information, read the DCCDA public notice; or visit the DCCDA Senior Housing page, or the DCCDA website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (651) 675-4434, or applications@dakotacda.state.mn.us.

Last Updated on 04/19/2019.

Open Until Further Notice: Youth Supportive Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Other Waiting List

The Dakota County Community Development Agency (DCCDA) Youth Supportive Housing waiting list for Lincoln Place is currently open, since at least March, 2019, until further notice.

Please note: According to the DCCDA, "Lincoln Place serves homeless youth and/or youth who have a disability between ages 18-24 in single-occupancy units. In addition to these preferences and eligibility requirements, participants must:

  • Pass a drug/alcohol test (urinalysis) at entry and be willing to comply with a drug/alcohol-free policy
  • Meet HUD definition for homeless or at risk of homelessness
  • Be capable of living independently, with supports
  • Be in school, working, or productive in some other manner a minimum of 20 hours/week
  • Qualify as a resident or community member of Dakota County, or wish to re-establish residency in Dakota County
  • Pass a criminal background check
  • Some units may require a form of disability or diagnosis of a Serious Mental Illness."

To apply, call the Dakota County Housing Crisis Line at (651) 554-5751, and select option #2.

For more information, visit the DCCDA Youth Supportive Housing page, or the DCCDA website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (651) 675-4400.

Last Updated on 06/07/2019.

Other Dakota County Community Development Agency Waiting Lists

Closed: Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Project-Based Voucher Waiting List

The Dakota County Community Development Agency (DCCDA) Section 8 Project-Based Voucher waiting list is currently closed. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

For more information, visit the DCCDA website here.

Last Updated on 03/25/2019.

Closed: Scattered Site Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Public Housing Waiting List

The Dakota County Community Development Agency (DCCDA) Scattered Site Public Housing waiting list is currently closed. This waiting list was last open in June, 2017. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

This waiting list had the following preferences, Live, work, or hired to work or go to school full-time in Dakota County. Senior applicants can qualify for the preference if they have an immediate family member living in Dakota County.

For more information, visit the DCCDA website here.

Last Updated on 04/15/2019.

Closed: Colleen Loney Manor Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Public Housing Waiting List

The Dakota County Community Development Agency (DCCDA) Colleen Loney Manor Public Housing waiting list is currently closed. It was last open in June, 2017. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

Please note: According to the DCCDA, "Colleen Loney Manor is the CDA’s 80-unit public housing apartment building that is located in West St. Paul. At Colleen Loney Manor, we provide affordable housing for:

  • Low-to moderate-income people who are 62+
  • Handicapped or disabled
  • Nearly elderly (50+) or single"

This waiting list had the following preferences, Live, work, or hired to work or go to school full-time in Dakota County. Senior applicants can qualify for the preference if they have an immediate family member living in Dakota County.

For more information, visit the DCCDA website here.

Last Updated on 04/15/2019.

About Dakota County Community Development Agency

More information about Dakota County Community Development Agency can be found on its website at https://www.dakotacda.org/. Representatives of Dakota County Community Development Agency may be available by phone at (651) 675-4400. Unless otherwise noted applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 08/18/2019, it is not known if Dakota County Community Development Agency is either absorbing or billing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the Dakota County Community Development Agency Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the most recent VMS report, Dakota County Community Development Agency manages 2,572 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each:

Standard Homeownership Family Unification Ported Out VASH
Vouchers 2,090 4 92 367 19
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $609 $466 $682 $837 $596
Monthly Cost $1,273,395 $1,862 $62,754 $307,071 $11,318

Public Housing Operated by Dakota County Community Development Agency

Portland N and S Biscayne Townhomes Office

610 Pleasant Dr
Hastings, MN

Colleen Loney Manor

1675 Livingston Ave
West St Paul, MN

Hemlock

17150 Hemlock Ct
Lakeville, MN
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