The State of Vermont Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) of the Agency of Commerce and Community Development (ACCD) will conduct a public hearing to receive comments on its draft 2017 Consolidated Plan on Friday, April 7, 2017 from 1:30 - 2:00 PM in the Catamount Room, at 1 National Life Drive, Deane C. Davis Building, 2nd Floor, Montpelier, Vermont.
The plan constitutes the State's application for approximately $10 million in funding provided annually to the State by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the Community Development Block Grant, HOME Investment Partnership Program, and Emergency Solutions Grant, and describes how these funds will be used, and includes the allocation plan for an estimated $3 million the State expects to receive from the National Housing Trust Fund to develop affordable housing for extremely low- and very low- income households.
The draft plan is available on the ACCD website at accd.vermont.gov/housing and upon request from the DHCD during regular business hours.
Written comments on the draft plan will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. on Monday, May 8, 2017 and should be addressed to: Arthur Hamlin, Housing Program Coordinator, Department of Housing and Community Development, 1 National Life Drive, Davis Building, 6th Floor, Montpelier, VT 05620-0501, or email email@example.com.
The hearing room is handicapped accessible. Accommodations for persons with disabilities, and interpreters to meet the needs of non-English speaking persons will be made available upon request. Requests should be directed to Shaun Gilpin, Housing Policy Specialist at (802) 828-1346; TTY#1-800-253-0191, or in writing by Wednesday, March 29, 2017.