Public Meeting Notice: CDBG 2013-2017 Consolidated Plan
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM
2013-2017 CONSOLIDATED PLAN
The Dutchess County Department of Planning and Development, division of Community Development and Housing, and the City of Poughkeepsie Office of Social Development are holding public meetings for comments on the working draft of the Executive Summary and the Strategic Plan of the 2013-2017 Consolidated Plan which establishes the priorities for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnership (HOME), and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) Programs. The County and City may receive approximately $2.3 million dollars annually through these programs over the next five years and priorities established in this Plan will direct the allocation of these resources to programs and projects that will benefit low and moderate-income persons. We invite all interested parties to attend one of the following public meetings to have input into the establishment of these priorities:
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 9:00 a.m.
Dutchess County Department of Planning & Development
Main Conference Room, 2nd Floor
27 High Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 2:00 p.m.
Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County
Farm & Home Center
2715 Route 44
Millbrook, NY 12545
CITY OF POUGHKEEPSIE
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 6:00 p.m.
Public Safety Building
Community Room, 1st Floor
505 Main Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
The working draft of the Executive Summary and the Strategic Plan are available at the Community Development website at: http://www.co.dutchess.ny.us/CountyGov/Departments/Planning/PLhousing.htm.
Persons requiring special assistance in attending these sessions, such as sign interpreters, foreign language interpreters and/or assistance with mobility, must contact Elizabeth Doyle at (845) 486-3600 for the Dutchess County meetings or Linda MacIsaac at (845) 451-4021 for the City of Poughkeepsie meeting by Monday, July 23, 2012 so such assistance can be arranged. Other questions can be directed to Elizabeth Doyle at (845) 486-3600 or [email protected] or Linda MacIsaac, Community Development Director at (845) 451-4021 or [email protected].