Notice – 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan and 2020 One-Year Action Plan Public Comment and Hearing
The City of Jackson, MS will conduct a final Public Hearing regarding the development of its 2020-2024 Five-Year Consolidated Plan and its 2020 One-Year Action Plan. The initial Public Hearings were conducted March 3 and March 10, 2020. The draft 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan and 2020 One-Year Action Plan contains applications for funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The City of Jackson will receive $1,871,982 of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds; $941,110 of HOME Investment Partnership (HOME) funds; $166,816 of Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funds; and $1,434,010 in Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) funds for a total of $4,413,918.
In addition, the City of Jackson will conduct an initial Public Hearing regarding the development of its 2021 One-Year Action Plan of the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan. The City of Jackson will receive $1,811,981 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds; $881,748 in Home Investment Partnerships (HOME) funds; $159,648 in Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funds; and $1,428,764 in Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) funds for a total of $4,282,141. The Consolidated Planning process requires broad public participation by citizens and entities which are interested in, or are providing assistance in, the areas of housing, services for the homeless, public services and other community development activities.
Notice is hereby given that on May 26, 2021 the City’s draft copy of the 2020-2024 Five-Year (5 YR) Consolidated Plan and 2020 One-Year Action Plan will be available for review and comment on the City’s website at www.jacksonms.gov/engage. There will be a virtual Public Hearing on June 10, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. To join the virtual public hearing see the options below:
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If you would like to make a public comment regarding the City’s draft 2020-2024 Five-Year Consolidated Plan or the 2020 One-Year Action Plan, please submit them in writing via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Written comments will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. June 28, 2021.
Residents with disabilities are encouraged to notify the City at least (5) days before the public hearing of any needed accommodations.
For additional information, please contact the Office of Housing and Community Development, at 601-960-2155.