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Date:
May 9, 2017
Time:
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location:
Council Chambers
Address:
300 N Loraine
Midland, TX 79701
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Community Development Program Public Hearing

Tuesday, May 9, 2017


The City Council of Midland, Texas will hold a public hearing in the City Council Chambers, City Hall, 300 N Loraine, Midland, Texas, on May 09, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. The purpose of the public hearing is to allow the public to participate in the development of the City’s 2017/18 Community Development Program. Past usage of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds, community development and housing needs, and proposed uses of 2017/18 CDBG funds will be discussed.

The City will receive a grant of approximately $661,412 for 2017/18 from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The City also expects to receive $100,000 in program income. A minimum 70% of CDBG funds must be allocated to projects that benefit low and moderate-income persons. Examples of activities eligible for CDBG funding are: housing rehabilitation, sidewalk and street improvement, park improvements, code enforcement, lot clearance, economic development and public services.


For further information, call the City’s Community Development Office at 685-7408 or 685-7472.

For persons needing a wheelchair entry ramp, one is located at the southeast entrance to City Hall. A parking space designated for use by disabled persons is available near the southeast entrance doors. Any disabled person needing special accommodations or hearing impaired person wishing to have an interpreter should request services through the City Administrative Services Department at least 48 hours prior to the scheduled meeting by contacting the Compliance Coordinator for the City of Midland at (432) 685-7250. If communication via TDD is required please call 1-800-735-2989.

FAIR HOUSING is the Law. The HUD national Housing Discrimination Claim Hotline number is 1-800-669-9777 (TDD, 1-800-927-9275).

El consejo municipal de la ciudad de Midland, Tejas va tener una junta pública el 9 de mayo de 2017, a las 6:00 pm en el ayuntamiento, 300 N Loraine. El propósito de la junta es para permitir que el público partícipe en el desarrollo del programa de desarrollo de la comunidad (CDBG) de la ciudad 2017/18. Se va discutir el uso de los fondos en el pasado, las necesidades del desarrollo de la comunidad y de la vivienda, y propuestas para uso del los fondos nuevos.

La ciudad va recibir aproximado $661,412 del departamento de la vivienda y del desarrollo urbano se asignado a la ciudad para el programa de 2017/18. Aproximadamente $100,000 en renta del programa se espera durante el programa de 2017/18. Un mínimo de 70% de los fondos CDBG se debe asignar a los proyectos que benefician a personas del punto bajo y de la moderado-renta. Los ejemplos de las actividades elegibles para el financiamiento de CDBG son: rehabilitación de la vivienda, mejora de la acera y de la calle, mejoras del parque, aplicación del código, limpieza de terrenos, desarrollo económico y servicios públicos.

Para mas información, llame la oficina del desarrollo de la comunidad al 685-7408 o 685-7472.

La VIVIENDA JUSTA es la ley. El número nacional del teléfono directo de la demanda de la discriminación de la vivienda de HUD es 1-800-669-9777 (TDD, 1-800-927-9275.