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White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council: Report to the President

Published on February 13, 2020

In accordance with the executive order establishing it, the White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council submitted this implementation report to President Trump outlining 180 action items completed as of December 2019 by the 17 federal agencies and federal-state partnerships that compose the council. These action items include policy changes and incentives in numerous affordable housing and community development programs including FHA mortgage insurance, HOME Investment Partnerships, Housing Trust Fund, Rental Assistance Demonstration, Community Development Block Grants, and others. The report makes 43 legislative and regulatory recommendations relating to Opportunity Zones, including a call for the collection of data to assess the value of the Opportunity Zone incentive to distressed communities.