CDBG Public Hearing



At 7:00 pm on January 14, 2019, at the Armada Village Council Chambers, 74274 Burk Street, Armada, MI, a public hearing will be held to obtain the views of citizens concerning community development and housing needs, as required by the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended.

The Village of Armada will be receiving approximately $10,000.00 in Community Development Block Grant funds for FY 2018 from the Macomb "Urban County" Program.  A description of the proposed projects(s) and corresponding budget is as follows:

            Project Description                                                        Amount

            Macomb County Chore Program                                $   300.00
            Service Funds                                                                 $2,200.00
            Senior Minor Home Repair Program                        $7,500.00

Federal guidelines require that maximum priority be given to activities which primarily benefit low- or moderate-income families or which aid in the prevention or elimination of slums or blight.  A variety of projects are eligible for community development funding.  These include:

            Property Acquisition                             Handicapped Barrier Removal

            Public Facilities                                      Code Enforcement

            Rehabilitation of Buildings                  Public Infrastructure

            Planning and Administration              Housing Rehabilitation

            Public Services                                        Homebuyer Assistance                                       

Citizens residing in blighted areas or lower-income persons are encouraged to participate.

If you cannot attend this meeting and want your views known, please write or call Michelle Poulos, Clerk at P.O. Box 903 telephone number 586-784-9151.

Published in the Record December 19, 2018