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Contact Information

Irene G. Valenzuela
Executive Director

Diana Marroquin
Program Manager

15371 Kentwood Ave.
EL Paso, Texas 79928
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Phone (915) 852-2656
Fax (915) 852-1618

Other Resources

Administration for Community Living
Texas HHSC
Housing Assistance
Goodbye High Utility Bills
Program Brochure
Notices of Funding (NOFAs)
Emergence Health Network

A division of the Community Services Department


The new tradition is a renewed conviction of excellence by changing lives, inspiring hope and building a brighter future.

Mission Statement

To build trust, adapt to an evolving community and provide a safe and healthy quality of life to our families.


To deliver innovative sustainable solutions that will provide a long-lasting impact in the county’s rural communities.

The Community Development Division provides services to unincorporated target areas within El Paso County known as colonias. A "Colonia is a community along border regions that lack basic infrastructure and have a high level of substandard housing and where most of the families are of low and very low income.


Diana Marroquin
Program Manager

Terry Ledezma
Administrative Specialist Intermediate

Nancy Perez
Eligibility Office Intermediate

Construction Coordinator

Other Resources

Colonia Self – Help Center (SHC) Program - File a Complaint
HUD.govFair - Housing is Your Right - About Lead-Based Paint