Notice of Public Hearing – Community Development Block Grant for 2022 | Legal announcements


LEGAL NOTICE Notice of Public Hearing to Discuss Community Development Needs for the Village of Fort Edward The Village of Fort Edward Board of Directors will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. at City and Village Hall, 118 Broadway, Fort Edward, NY 12828 in the first floor rear meeting room (side parking lot entrance is accessible). The purpose of the hearing is to record public comments on the community and economic development needs of the village, and to discuss the possible submission of one or more applications for Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding for the village. 2022 program year, including a CDBG planning grant to support necessary engineering work and related planning work for future water infrastructure projects. The CDBG program is administered by the New York State Office of Community Renewal (OCR) and will make available to eligible local governments approximately $20-25 million in CDBG funding for fiscal year 2022 for affordable housing. , economic development, municipal infrastructure and other projects. planning activities, with the primary aim of benefiting low and middle income people. The hearing will provide additional information about the NYS CDBG program and allow citizens to participate in the development of any proposed grant applications and/or provide technical assistance in developing alternative project proposals. Comments on the CDBG program and any infrastructure, public facility and/or housing proposals or other project ideas will be received at this time. The hearing is being conducted pursuant to Section 570.486, Subpart I of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) and pursuant to the requirements of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended. The hearing location is accessible to persons with disabilities. If special accommodations are required for persons with disabilities, persons who are hard of hearing, or those requiring English translation services or other special needs, such persons should contact the Village Clerk’s Office at (518) 747- 4023 before the hearing. date to allow for the necessary arrangements. Written comments may also be submitted to the Village Clerk’s Office at PO Box 345, 118 Broadway, Fort Edward, NY 12828 or via email to [email protected] until 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 5, 2022. POST: 26 JUNE , 27, 2022


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