The HOME Consortium is composed of contiguous units of general local government:
The Consortium is governed by a 7 member board with the Mayor or her/his appointed designee from each Cooperating Unit serving as a voting member.
The HOME Consortium's main purpose is to establish policies and direct the program delivery for funds granted by the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for the purpose of improving regional housing opportunities. This board shall establish all policies and procedures, determine funding allocations, control all activities and will instruct the Lead Entity during implementation of the program. The Lead Entity shall be the City of Bristol, Tennessee and shall serve as Chair of the Governing Board. 9/14