The City of Poughkeepsie has completed a Draft Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) for the 2012 program year. The document identifies all Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and Housing Opportunities for Persons with HIV/AIDS Grant (HOPWA) funded activities from 3/1/12 to 2/28/13. The 2012 CAPER will be available for public review and comment for a fifteen (15) day period from 11/25/13 to 12/9/13 at the Office of Community Development, City Hall, City of Poughkeepsie and on the City’s website at www.cityofpoughkeepsie.com. Written comments may be sent to Paul Hesse, Community Development Director, City of Poughkeepsie, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. All written comments received will be included in the final CAPER submitted to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
The City of Poughkeepsie is accepting Requests for Funding for the 2014 Housing Opportunities For Persons With HIV/AIDS (HOPWA) Grant. Eligible activities in Dutchess and Orange Counties must meet the criteria as outlined in 24 CFR Part 574.300. Applications can be obtained from the Office of Social Development, City of Poughkeepsie, City Hall, 2nd Floor, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601, from the City’s website www.cityofpoughkeepsie.com or by calling 845-451-4046 and an application will be mailed to you. Applications must be received by Paul Hesse, Social Development Director, City of Poughkeepsie, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 no later than 4:00 pm on Tuesday, November 12, 2012. E-mail applications will not be accepted.
Two Public Hearings will be held, one on Tuesday October 15, 2013 at 10:00 am in the Orange County Office of Community Development, 18 Seward Avenue 1st Floor, Middletown, NY. The other Public Hearing will be held on Wednesday October 16, 2013 at 2:00pm in the City of Poughkeepsie Common Council Chambers, City Hall, 3rd Floor. Any written comments may be addressed to Paul Hesse, Social Development Director, City of Poughkeepsie, 62 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.