Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Funds

June 2, 2020 in

PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD AND GRANTS PASS CITY COUNCIL HEARING NOTICE

Provide your input on the draft 2020-2024 NEW 5-Year Consolidated Plan and 2020-2021 Year 1 Annual Action Plan for use of CDBG grant funds!

In April, the City of Grants Pass sought community input to help identify the most important needs and priorities for use of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds.

This information was used to help develop the draft 2020-2024 NEW 5-Year Consolidated Plan and 2020-2021 Year 1 Annual Action Plan.  The City is now seeking your input on these plans.

The City of Grants Pass would like to hear from you.  Please provide your input through one or more of the following:

 

Public Comment

Period

June 10-July 9, 2020

 

 

City Council

Public Hearing

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 6:00 pm

Grants Pass City Council Chambers

101 NW ‘A’ Street, Grants Pass

 

Submit written comments about the draft 2020-2024 NEW 5-Year Consolidated Plan and 2020-2021 Year 1 Annual Action Plan.

 

The draft documents will be available and written comments regarding the plans may be submitted during the comment period.

 

Comments will be reviewed during and at the close of the comment period.  The draft 2020-2024 NEW 5-Year Consolidated Plan and 2020-2021 Year 1 Annual Action Plan, together with comments, will be presented to the City Council for their consideration and action at their Public Hearing on August 5, 2020.

 

 

Provide verbal and/or written input about the draft 2020-2024 NEW 5-Year Consolidated Plan and 2020-2021 Year 1 Annual Action Plan.

 

Public input will be taken at this hearing.  Written comments may be submitted before the hearing, and written and verbal comments may be provided at the hearing.  Verbal comments are limited to three minutes per person.  If you have extensive comments and would like to speak at the hearing, you may wish to submit written comments and provide a verbal summary.

 

Action is required prior to the August 14 deadline for submittal to HUD.

 

At the start of the public comment period, the draft documents will be available at the following locations:

  • Grants Pass Parks & Community Development Department, Room 202, 101 NW ‘A’ Street in Grants Pass
  • Grants Pass branch of Josephine Community Libraries, 200 NW ‘C’ Street in Grants Pass
  • On the City of Grants Pass website

More information is available at www.grantspassoregon.gov, Departments > Parks & Community Development Projects > CDBG and Consolidated Plan.

Written comments may be submitted during the public comment period, at the public hearing, or any time before the hearing by either:

Mail or Hand-Delivered During Business Hours:

Grants Pass CDBG Comments

Attn:  Scott Lindberg, Grants Specialist

101 NW ‘A’ Street

Grants Pass OR, 97526

Via E-mail:

slindberg@grantspassoregon.gov

with ‘CDBG Comments’ in the subject line.

 

(no later than 5pm on the day of the hearing)

If you have questions or if you would like further information, please contact the Grants Pass Parks & Community Development Department at 541-450-6060, or Scott Lindberg, Grants Specialist at 541-450-6015 or slindberg@grantspassoregon.gov.

In order to accommodate persons with any special physical or language accommodation, please notify the City Recorder’s Office at least 48 hours prior to the meeting.  To request these arrangements, please contact Karen Frerk, City Recorder, at (541) 450-6000. 

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