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CDBG PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE INITIAL HEARING

1/15/2020

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE INITIAL HEARING

 

The Town of Walnut Grove, Mississippi, is considering applying to the Mississippi Development Authority for a Small Cities Community Development Block Grant of up to $450,000 for a Senior Citizens Center.

 

The State of Mississippi has been allocated approximately $23,000,000 that will be made available to cities, town and counties on a competitive basis to undertake eligible community development activities. These funds must be used to benefit low- and moderate-income persons.

 

The activities for which these funds may be used are in the areas of public facilities and economic development. More specific details regarding eligible activities, program requirements and the rating system will be provided at a public hearing which will be held at Walnut Grove Town Hall, 139 Main Street, Walnut Grove, MS 39189 on Monday, February 3, 2020 at 6:00 PM.

 

The purpose of this hearing will be to obtain citizen input into the development of the application. The location for this hearing is accessible to persons with disabilities.

 

If a translator is needed for non-English speaking persons, please contact Nekki Stiles at 601-253-2321 at least three (3) days prior to the meeting in an effort to accommodate this request. The Town of Walnut Grove does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admissions or access to or treatment of employment in its programs or activities.

 

All comments are welcome and must be submitted in writing. For those unable to attend this meeting, written comments will be considered until the close of business on February 10, 2020. Written comments should be mailed to the City Clerk of the Town of Walnut Grove, 139 Main Street, Walnut Grove, MS 39189.