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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held by the Whitman County Commissioners in their Chambers, Courthouse, Colfax, WA on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at 8:30 a.m.
The purpose of the hearing is to review community development and housing needs, inform citizens of the availability of funds and eligible uses of the state Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), and receive comments on proposed activities, particularly from lower income persons residing in the Whitman County area.
Up to $466,181 may be available to the county to fund CDBG public services and local microenterprise assistance programs; and public health, emergency response, or temporary housing facilities that address COVID-19 impacts. All CDBG funded activities must benefit low and moderate-income persons or meet the CDBG urgent need national objective criteria.
An overview of the proposed activities will be available for review on the Whitman County website at whitmancounty.org on August 20. Comments may also be submitted in writing twenty-four (24) hours in advance to Whitman County Commissioners, 400 N. Main Street, Colfax, WA 9911.
Connie Ellis, Deputy
Clerk of the Board