Blight Elimination Program

The City of Columbus will make an application to Mississippi Home Corporation (MHC) for their Blight Elimination Program (BEP).

This program is designed to be used for the demolition and/or acquisition and demolition of blighted residential structures by selected applicants having applications that meet the requirements of the BEP and MHC's goals for the BEP.

Proposed Houses to Be Addressed

  • 409 13th Avenue S
  • 416 17th Street S
  • 907 Shady Street
  • 911 Shady Street
  • 923 9th Street S
  • 1014 13th Street S
  • 1019 Shady Street
  • 1021 Shady Street
  • 1219 Shady Street
  • 1337 5th Street S
  • 1510 10th Avenue N
  • 1701 5th Avenue N
  • 1701 Bell Avenue
  • 1713 Bell Avenue
  • 1915 15th Avenue N
  • 1615 8th Avenue N
  • 2221 15th Avenue N

Additional Information

For additional information, contact the City of Columbus Office of Community Development at 662-245-5068.