NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING #2

FOR FUNDING UNDER THE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT (CDBG) COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT ALLOCATION PROGRAM

The County of Shelby intends to apply to the Ohio Department of Development for funding under the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Community Development Allocation, a federally funded program administered by the State.  The County is eligible for fiscal year 2022 CDBG funding, provided that the County meets applicable program requirements.

On Tuesday, March 15, 2022, the County conducted its first public hearing to inform citizens about the CDBG Program, how it may be used, what activities are eligible, and other important program requirements.

Based on both citizen and local officials' assessment of the County's needs, the County proposes to review the following CDBG activities for project year 2022:

Project CDBG Amount Requested Total Project Cost
EMS Study (non-fire services) for LMI areas $20,000.00 $20,000.00
Planning Study for LMI areas $20,000.00 $20,000.00
Waterline Improvements, Jackson Center $110,000.00 $145,000.00

Objectivity Being Met - Benefiting the needs of low- to moderate-income persons; limited clientele; and/or preventing slum or blight.

The application is due to ODOD by June 15, 2022.

A second public hearing will be held May 24, 2022 at 9:30 a.m. at the Shelby County Commissioners' Office to give citizens an adequae opportunity to review and comment on the proposed CDBG application, including the proposed activities as summarized above, before the County submits the application to the Ohio Department of Development.

By Order of the Shelby County Commissioners:  Julie Ehemann, Chairman; Robert Guillozet and Anthony Bornhorst.

 

FOR FUNDING UNDER THE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT (CDBG) CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE PROGRAM

The County of Shelby intends to apply to the Ohio Department of Development for funding under the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Critical Infrastructure Program, a federally funded program administered by the State.  The County is eligible for fiscal year 2022 CDBG funding, provided that the County meets applicable program requirements.

On Tuesday, March 15, 2022, the County conducted its first public hearing to inform citizens about the CDBG Program, how it may be used, what activities are eligible, and other important program requirements.

Based on both citizen and local officials' assessment of the County's needs, the County proposes to review the following CDBG activities for project year 2022:

Project CDBG Amount Requested Total Project Cost
Improvements at the Arrowhead subdivision wastewater plant to meet sanitary sewer overflow (SSO) requirements and Water Disruptions of Service requirements $76,500.00 $85,000.00

Objectivity Being Met - Benefiting the needs of low- to moderate-income persons; limited clientele; and/or preventing slum or blight.

The application is due to ODOD by June 15, 2022.

A second public hearing will be held May 24, 2022 at 9:30 a.m. at the Shelby County Commissioners' Office to give citizens an adequate opportunity to review and comment on the proposed CDBG application, including the proposed activities as summarized above, before the County submits the application to the Ohio Department of Development.

By Order of the Shelby County Commissioners:  Julie Ehemann, Chairman; Robert Guillozet and Anthony Bornhorst.