Public Hearing Notice Community Development Block Grant Coronavirus Response

To all interested citizens of Union, Kentucky:

The Kentucky Department for Local Government is accepting application material under the Community Development Block Grant Coronavirus Response (CDBG-CV) Program.  The City of Union intends to apply for assistance for emergency utility relief payments.  The city will hold a public hearing on February 23rd at 3:30 pm online at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89422726048.  The purpose of this hearing is to obtain views on housing and community development needs, review proposed activities, review the proposed application, and solicit public comments. Technical assistance is available to help groups representing low and moderate income persons in developing proposals. 

The following information concerning the CDBG program is available for public inspection at the city building during regular business hours:
A. Amount of funds available and range of activities that may be undertaken.B. Estimated amounts of funds proposed to be used for activities benefiting persons of low and moderate income.C. Plans for minimizing displacement of persons as a result of activities associated with CDBG funds and plans for providing assistance to those persons to be actually displaced as a result of CDBG-funded activities.D. Records regarding the past use of CDBG funds.E. A summary of other important program requirements.

Comments on Application

A copy of the CDBG-CV application material will be on file at 1843 Mt. Zion Road for citizens review and comment during regular business hours from February 18th through 23rd.  Comments on the proposed application may be submitted to the attention of David Plummer until the close of business on February 23rd.

Discrimination Clause

The City of Union does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion or disability. The City provides, upon request, reasonable accommodation, including auxiliary aids and services, to afford individuals with disabilities an equal opportunity to participate in all services, programs and activities.  Any persons requiring special needs assistance or services for non-English speaking residents should contact David Plummer at 859-384-1511 at least five days prior to the meeting.  The TDD number for the hearing impaired is 1/800-648-6057.

NOTE:  Americans with Disability Act (ADA) Contacts
Department for the Blind  1/877/KYBLIND  https://kcc.ky.gov/Office-for-the-Blind/Pages/default.aspx 
American Printing House  1/800/223-1839  www.aph.org
Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing 1/800/372-2907 www.kcdhh.org
For Interpreter Directory   http://oop.ky.gov/Public_Dir.aspx  
State Relay TDD Number  1/800/648-6057