The city's Department of Community Development has released the draft Annual Action Plan for public comment. The plan outlines how federal Community Development Block Grant funds will be used to address housing and community development needs for the 2017 fiscal year.

The draft is available for public review at the Department of Community Development at City Hall and on the city's website at

A public hearing on the Community Development Block Grant program budget and draft 2017 Annual Action Plan will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 21, in City Council Chambers on the second floor of City Hall.

The 30-day public review and comment period runs until 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 10. The final 2017 Annual Action Plan will be submitted to HUD after the conclusion of the public comment period.

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