Surprise, AZ (February 6, 2020) Help shape funding priorities for housing and community development needs in Surprise by attending a public hearing! Every five years the city is required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to develop and submit a Consolidated Plan which identifies goals and objectives as they relate to providing decent housing, a suitable living environment and opportunities for expanding economic opportunities for low- and moderate-income persons. The city will also create a Program Year 2020 Annual Action Plan for the program year beginning July 1, 2020.