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Comment on HUD entitlement grants at May 16 public hearing

Posted May 15, 2018

The City of Fort Worth is preparing its draft 2018-2023 Consolidated Plan and 2018-2019 Action Plan, which will be available for public comment July 2-31.

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development requires the city to submit a five-year Consolidated Plan and annual Action Plan in order to receive certain federal entitlement grants. Every year, the city receives these entitlement grants:

  • Community Development Block Grant: $6,414,009.
  • HOME Investment Partnerships Program: $2,078,039.
  • Emergency Solutions Grant: $570,031.
  • Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS: $1,032,529.
  • CDBG and HOME Program Income: $1,080,000.

These amounts are for Oct. 1, 2018-Sept. 30, 2019.

The Fort Worth Community Development Council will conduct a public hearing on the Consolidated Plan and Action Plan at 6:15 p.m. May 16 in the City Council Conference Room, Room 290, at City Hall, 200 Texas St.

Submit written comments to David Reitz, Neighborhood Services Department, City of Fort Worth, 200 Texas St., Fort Worth, Texas, 76102.

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Building Standards Commission Pre-Meeting: 9 a.m. June 25, 2018; City Hall, second floor, Council Conference Room 290, 200 Texas Street.
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Building Standards Commission Meeting: 9:30 a.m. June 25, 2018; City Hall, second floor, Council Chamber, 200 Texas Street.
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Trinity Metro Finance & Audit Committee Working Session: 2:45 p.m. June 25, 2018; Intermodal Transportation Center , 1001 Jones Street, 2nd Floor Community Room.
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Trinity Metro Board of Directors Meeting: 3:30 p.m. June 25, 2018; Intermodal Transportation Center, 1001 Jones Street, 2nd Floor Community Room.
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Harmon Road Improvements Project Meeting: 6 p.m. June 25, 2018; O.A. Peterson Elementary School, 2000 Winter Hawk Drive.

Near Southside Infrastructure Improvements Project Meeting: 6 p.m. June 25, 2018; Broadway Baptist Church, 305 West Broadway Ave.

City Council Work Session: 3 p.m. June 26, 2018; City Hall, Second Floor, Conference Room 290, 200 Texas Street.
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City Council Meeting: 7 p.m. June 26, 2018; City Hall, Second Floor, Council Chambers, 200 Texas Street.
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City Plan Commission Work Session: noon June 27, 2018; City Council Conference Room 290, 2nd Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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City Plan Commission Public Hearing: 1:30 p.m. June 27, 2018; Council Chambers, 2nd Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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Park & Recreation Advisory Board: 4 p.m. June 27, 2018; Deborah Beggs Moncrief Garden Center, Fort Worth Botanic Garden, 3220 Botanic Garden Boulevard.
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Breakfast at the BAC - This Is One Awesome Sales Guru: 7:30 a.m. June 28, 2018; Business Assistance Center, James E. Guinn Entrepreneurial Campus, 1150 S Freeway.
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Lake Worth Regional Coordination Committee Meeting: 2 p.m. June 28, 2018; Lake Worth Multi-Purpose Center, 7005 Charbonneau Road, Lake Worth, TX, 76135.

Overton Park Drive East Streetlights Project Meeting: 6 p.m. June 28, 2018; Southwest Regional Library, 4001 Library Lane.

Riverside Oakhurst Infrastructure Improvements Project Meeting: 6 p.m. June 28, 2018; Andrew "Doc" Session Community Center, 201 South Sylvania Ave.

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