NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
SHELBY COUNTY 5 YEAR CONSOLIDATED PLAN AND
FISCAL YEAR 2015 ANNUAL ACTION PLAN
Shelby County’s Department of Housing will hold a public hearing to discuss the Shelby County Five Year Consolidated Plan and to start the public input process for the Shelby County FY 2015 Annual Action Plan (HUD Program Year 2014) at the following date, time and location:
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. Peggy Edmiston Administration Building, 1075 Mullins Station Road Room W-263, Memphis, TN 38134. Attendees should enter the Peggy Edmiston Administration Building using entrance W-2 (center wing on west side of building).
The Department of Housing will also present an overview of the 5 Year Consolidated Plan, an overview of the Program Year 2013 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER), and solicit Public input for the FY 2015 Annual Action Plan which establishes the basis for the use of entitlement funds for the period of July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2015. The Hearing will also provide an update on current activities under the CDBG and HOME Programs and will discuss Section 3 contracting and participation opportunities during the upcoming FY 2015; as well as provide information on other programs operated by the Department of Housing. If you plan to attend the public hearing and have special needs, please contact the Department of Housing at (901) 222-7600 and we will work to accommodate you. Citizen input and public participation is strongly encouraged.
This is the first public hearing being held to assist the Department of Housing in receiving comments on community development needs for the FY 2015 Annual Action Plan which is the grant application to HUD for Community Development Block Grant and HOME Investment Partnership entitlement grant funds for the Shelby County Fiscal Year 2015 which runs from July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2015. Shelby County anticipates receiving $1,000,000.00 in CDBG and $250,000.00 in HOME funds in Program Year 2014. The Annual Plan will be submitted to HUD on or before May 15, 2014.
Persons wishing to comment on the above subject but who are unable to attend the meeting may do so by writing to Mr. Scott Walkup, Shelby County Department of Housing, 1075 Mullins Station Road, Memphis, TN 38134. Shelby County will schedule additional public hearings in March and April 2014 to continue to solicit public input and to present the draft Annual Action Plan for 2015 for public comment. For additional information contact the Department of Housing at 901-222-7600 or TTY at 901-222-2300.
The Shelby County Department of Housing does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services. Equal opportunity/equal access provider.
Para mas información en Español, por favor llame al 901-222-4289.
Mark H. Luttrell, Jr. Mayor
Jim Vazquez, Administrator
Shelby County Department of Housing