Notice of Public Meeting on the CDBG Funds
2015-2019 Con Plan and
2015 Action Plan Substantial Amendments
Madison County Community Development is about to submit substantial amendment to the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program.
In accordance with the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended, Madison County, Illinois is hereby publishing a proposed amendment to the 2015 Action Plan, in relation to the 2015-2019 Housing and Community Development Consolidated Plan. The proposed amendment is to fund:
The newly amended and proposed project will include:
Madison County, IL, ADA Ramp Upgrades- $50,000.00: The newly proposed project would utilize CDBG funds for the removal of the existing ADA ramp on the Main St. side of the Administration Building, and replace it with a new ADA Accessibility ramp with handrails. In addition, CDBG funds will also be used to alter the handrails of the ADA Accessibility ramp per current ADA Standards to the 2nd Street accessibility ramp.
Both ramps are located between 155 and 157 N. Main, on either the Main St. or 2nd St. side of the building.
A draft of the proposed amendment will be available in its entirety to the public no later than June 22, 2017, and citizens are given the opportunity to comment on the proposed changes. The proposed amendment will be available on the Madison County, Illinois Government website (http://www.co.madison.il.us/departments/community_development/publications.php) and the Madison County Community Development office, 130 Hillsboro Avenue, Edwardsville, Illinois.
All are welcome to attend our PUBLIC MEETING at the following location:
Madison County Administration Building, 157 N. Main St., Room 145, Edwardsville, IL
June 22, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.
All are welcome to attend. We are interested in your input on the Substantial Amendment to the 2015 Annual Action Plan. The Annual Action Plan is the Madison County’s one-year strategy to identify and describe the County’s needs, priorities, specific objectives, and strategies to achieve the following goals: provide decent housing; a suitable living environment; and expand economic opportunities, principally for extremely low and low-moderate income residents of Madison County. If you cannot attend one of these meetings, please submit your comments in writing by July 7, 2017 to:
Madison County Community Development
130 Hillsboro, Edwardsville, IL 62025
All comments will be considered by the Madison County Community Development Office. The proposed amendment will be submitted to HUD on or about July 8, 2017.
Coordination for meeting accommodations should be made 72 hours in advance. Anyone needing meeting or publication accommodations should please contact Lisa Mersinger at 618-296-4398 or email@example.com.
Kurt Prenzler, Chairman,
Madison County Board