7/14/2017 - Public Notice - Substantial Amendment to current Five Year Consolidated Plan

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

 

The City of Waterbury has proposed a Substantial Amendment to its current Five Year Consolidated Plan (2013-2018) in order to extend the term of the Plan by two (2) years.

This extension is necessary so that the City can collaborate with the Waterbury Housing Authority and prepare a new Affirmative Fair Housing Plan with them. The submission date of this joint Plan would be October 4, 2019.

 

In accordance with the Citizen Participation Plan, changes to the term of either a Consolidated Plan or Annual Action Plan constitutes a Substantial Amendment. The Consolidated Plan is a comprehensive planning document, which identifies the City’s housing and non-housing community development needs. This substantial amendment was presented to the Citizens Advisory Committee for its review and approval. It was approved by them on July 11, 2017 and scheduled for a Public Hearing on Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at 5:30pm in the Veteran’s Memorial Hall, City Hall, 235 Grand Street, Waterbury, CT.   The facility is handicapped accessible.  The City will provide interpreters and assistance for non-English speaking, hearing impaired or disabled residents upon receiving a request at least four (4) days prior to this hearing date.  Residents should call Diane Toolan at 203-346-2607 x 7288 to make this request.

 

A thirty (30) day public comment period will commence on July 15, 2017 and end on August 14, 2017. Comments may be submitted in writing to Diane Toolan, Housing and Community Planning Program Director, Community Development Program, City Hall, 235 Grand Street, Room C29, Waterbury, CT 06702 or at Toolan@wdconline.org.