February 25, 2014 – Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) and Application Process
The City of Los Banos is an entitlement jurisdiction participating in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD’s) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program. The City is seeking proposals for eligible projects to be funded with CDBG in Fiscal Year (FY) 2014-2015.
The City of Los Banos will conduct a Public Meeting in order to obtain public input on the City’s housing and community development needs and hold a CDBG program workshop for potential applicants in regard to the FY 2014-2015 CDBG funding NOFA and application package.
The public hearing will be held on Monday, March 10, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. at the Los Banos Community Center at 645 Seventh Street, Los Banos, CA 93635, Grand Room.
The purpose of the public hearing is to explain the City’s CDBG funding application process, present the application timeline and gather input in regard to unmet needs for low and moderate income persons as well as potential activities to address those needs as they relate to CDBG Program eligible activities.
CDBG funds may be utilized for public services, program administration, affordable housing, code enforcement, public facilities, and economic development.
Persons wishing to provide oral comments on the proposed item may do so at this meeting or may provide written comments on this matter prior to the public meeting. Written comments may be sent by U.S. Mail or hand delivered to the City of Los Banos City Hall at 520 J Street, Los Banos, CA 93635. Please be advised that, should the action be challenged in court, you may be limited to only those issues raised at the public meeting or by written comment per Government Code Section 65009.