City of St. Louis' Public Hearing Notice and Draft Substantial Amendment and 2017 CDBG/HOME Funding Priorities Available for Review and Comment
06/16/16, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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The City of St. Louis is soliciting comments on two draft documents: (1) Draft Substantial Amendment to its 2015 – 2019 Consolidated Plan and (2) Draft 2017 CDBG/HOME Funding Priorities. The Substantial Amendment proposes the reprogramming of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding allocated and unspent in previous funding years. The 2017 Funding Priorities document details the types of activities that the City proposes to fund in 2017 with CDBG and HOME Investment Partnership (HOME) funds.
Public Hearing Notice/Public Comment Period
The Community Development Administration (CDA) will conduct a public hearing on Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. at 1520 Market Street – Suite 2000 (63103). The purpose of this hearing is to solicit public comments and answer questions pertaining to the Substantial Amendment and 2017 CDBG/HOME Funding Priorities.
Documents Available for Review
The Substantial Amendment to the 2015-2019 Consolidated Plan will be available in draft form for review by any interested citizen on June 3, 2016 at the Central Branch of the St. Louis Public Library located at 1301 Olive Street. The Amendment will also be available for review at CDA, located at 1520 Market Street, Suite 2000. Copies of the report may be downloaded from the City of St. Louis website at https://www.stlouis-mo.gov/government/departments/community-development/documents/2016-substantial-amendment-draft.cfm. Written comments will be accepted until 11:00am on July 5, 2016.
- The 2017 CDBG/HOME Funding Priorities document will be available on June 3, 2016 in draft form for review by any interested citizen. The list of priorities will be available for review at CDA, located at 1520 Market Street, Suite 2000. Copies of the priorities may be downloaded from the City of St. Louis website at https://www.stlouis-mo.gov/government/departments/community-development/cdbg/2017-cdbg-funding-cycle-non-housing-production.cfm. Written comments will be accepted until 5:00pm on June 17, 2016.
- The 2017 CDBG/HOME Funding Timeline will be available on June 3, 2016 on the City of St. Louis website at https://www.stlouis-mo.gov/government/departments/community-development/cdbg/2017-cdbg-funding-cycle-non-housing-production.cfm.
The views of citizens, public agencies, and other interested parties are strongly encouraged. Written comments or suggestions may be addressed to Ms. Alana Green, Acting Executive Director, Community Development Administration, 1520 Market, Suite 2000, St. Louis, MO 63103, or via e-mail at GreenA@stlouis-mo.gov.
Persons with special needs or accommodations relating to handicapped accessibility or foreign language should contact Ms. Green via email at GreenA@stlouis-mo.gov or by phone at (314) 657-3835 or (314) 589-6000 (TDD). Interpreting services are available upon request for persons with hearing disabilities. Interested parties should contact the Office on the Disabled at (314) 622-3686/voice or (314) 622-3693/TTY.
CDA is an equal opportunity agency (employer). Minority participation is encouraged.
Jun 3, 2016 4:55 AM
Last updated: Jun 3, 2016 11:12 AM
1520 Market, Ste. 2000
St. Louis, MO 63103
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