COUNTY OF NEVADA NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARIN

95959 | 07/28/2020 | Ad id: 4-0000603813-01
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COUNTY OF NEVADA NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the County of Nevada will conduct a virtual web-based Public Hearing at 2:00 p.m., on July 31,2020 via Zoom to consider the following item: SUBJECT: POTENTIAL PROGRAM(S) FOR INCLUSION IN THE STATE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT CORONAVIRUS AID, RELIEF, AND ECONOMIC SECURITY ACT (CDBG-CV) APPLICATION The Board of Supervisors will consider the information obtained for potential CDBG-CV programs and provide direction for staff to prepare an application in response to the release of the Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for CDBG-CV funds for COVID-19 related activities that benefit low- and moderate-income residents. On March 27, 2020, Congress passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act in response to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. The State Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) published a Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for Community Development Block Grant Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CDBG-CV1) funds. Eligible cities and counties may submit applications for CDBG-CV funds under the NOFA. It is estimated that The County of Nevada will be eligible to receive up to $257,134 based on a formula provided by HCD. Eligible activities paid for with State CDBG funds must meet one or more of the three National Objectives listed in CDBG Federal Statutes as follows: benefit to low-income households or persons (also called Low/Mod Benefit) or meeting urgent community development need (a need resulting from a state or federal declared disaster). In addition, eligible activities must be used directly to prevent, prepare for or respond to COVID-19 and meet CDBG requirements as provided and directed by HCD in the published NOFA. The County of Nevada anticipates submitting an application under this NOFA, when released. The County does not expect to expend any Program Income dollars in the next program year/contract term. The County promotes fair housing and makes all its programs available to low- and moderate-income families regardless of age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual preference, marital status or handicap. Where You Come In: The purpose of this public hearing is to give citizens an opportunity to make their comments known regarding what types of eligible activities the County should be applying for under the State CDBG program. Any member of the public may appear at the meeting and be heard on the item described in this notice or submit written comments to Nevada County Housing and Community Services prior to the meeting by personal delivery or by mail to: Rob Choate, Administrative Services Associate, 950 Maidu Avenue, Nevada City, CA 95959 or by phone at (530) 265-1645/ TTY: 1-800-867-4323. If you require special accommodations to participate in the public hearing, please contact the Nevada County Housing and Community Services at least 48 hours in advance of the meeting by calling (530) 265-1645/ TTY: 1-800- 867-4323. If you are unable to attend the public hearing, you may direct written comments to the County of Nevada, attention: Nevada County Housing and Community Services, 950 Maidu Avenue, Nevada City, CA 95959. How to Connect to the Virtual Zoom Hearing: From your Computer: Join Zoom Meeting at this URL: https://zoom.us/j/91274394666?pwd= NFNwdnlRN3d5bXE4WG00cDZPNnNiZz09 Enter the following information: Meeting ID: 912 7439 4666 Password: 371110 From your Phone: Dial by your location +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) Find your local number: https://zoom.us/u/ah7DPygqc Enter the following information: Meeting ID: 912 7439 4666 Password: 371110 For More Information: If you have any questions or would like more information regarding the item described in this notice, please call the Rob Choate, Administrative Services Associate, 950 Maidu Avenue, Nevada City, CA 95959 or by phone at (530) 265-1645/ TTY: 1-800-867-4323 Publication: July 28, 2020 AD #0000603813