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California Redevelopment Association 
80112th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 (SHRA Offices)
PH: (916) 449-6229 CELL: (916) 842-1947 FAX: (916) 676-1744

Located at the corner of 12th and I Streets in downtown Sacramento, California.


Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 11:00 am. Please call (916) 449-6229 for an appointment.

Interim Executive Director

Tom Hart

Tom Hart brings over 23 years of local government experience to the California Redevelopment Association. Tom has an extensive background in public finance, personnel, organizational development, and program administration. He also brings several years of experience in administering grant and loan portfolio programs.

Tom began his career with the City of Modesto as an analyst in 1980. From Modesto, Tom worked for Ralph Andersen & Associates as a senior consultant. Assignments included preparing personnel and organization development studies for local governments and state agencies. From 1990 to 2000, he worked for Sutter County overseeing the administrative activities for the Public Works Department, which included administering the County's CDBG program. In addition, Tom wrote Sutter County's Public Facilities Finance Program. For the past three and one half years, he managed the administrative activities of the Placer County Redevelopment Agency. Responsibilities also included preparing a variety of state and local reports including the State Controller's Annual Financial Report and Statement of Indebtedness. While working for Placer County, the Redevelopment Agency staff grew from 4 to 13 full-time employees. The Agency's budget also grew from $2.8 million to $7.2 million during that same period. The Agency responsibilities also include administering the County's Housing Trust Fund and State CDBG, HOME and CalHFA Programs.

Tom grew up in Sacramento and currently lives in Elk Grove with his wife, Diana. Tom and Diana have three children, Angela,Randi,and T.J. He received his Bachelors of Arts from the University of California, Los Angeles in Economics and his Master's degree in Public Administration from the University of Southern California.

He has been active in his community serving on the Elk Grove Planning Advisory Council and coaching youth sports. 

Information Techology

Jeff Freitas

Contact Jeff about the CRA any technical information!