NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT AND PUBLIC HEARING ON
THE PROPOSED 2019-23 FIVE-YEAR CDBG CONSOLIDATED AND 2019-20 ACTION PLANS
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Ames has completed an proposed update to its 2019-2023 Five-Year CDBG Consolidated Plan and 2019-20 Annual Action Plan funded pursuant to the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended. Anticipated allocation in the amount of $581,968 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds and $481,968 in HOME funds for Fiscal Year beginning July 2019.
Comments may be submitted to the Department of Planning & Housing at the above address or by e-mail to email@example.com. The 30-day public comment period will end on Friday, August 9, 2019.
On Tuesday, August 13, 2019, at 6:00 p.m., the Ames City Council will conduct a public hearing to receive comments on the Proposed Updated 2019-2023 Five-year CDBG Consolidated Plan and 2019-20 Annual Action Plan at the City Hall Council Chambers, 515 Clark Avenue, Ames, Iowa. The Proposed Updated 2019-2023 Consolidated Plan and 2019-20 Annual Action Plan will include the following general categories: 1) Executive Summary; 2) The Process; 3) Needs Assessment; 4) Market Analysis; 5) Strategic Plan; and 6) Annual Action Plan.
Persons wishing to comment on the Proposed Updated to the 2019-2023 Five-year CDBG Consolidated Plan and 2019-20 Annual Action Plan may state their views at this hearing. If you are in need of special accommodations for a disability or language translation, please contact Vanessa Baker-Latimer, at the Department Planning & Housing Department at 515-239-5400 or the TDD at 515-239-5133 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org at least three (3) business days in advance of the meeting date. Disabled persons attending the hearing should access City Hall through the east door and take the elevator to the Council Chambers on the second floor.