May 27, 2020
hearing will be conducted virtually by Zoom at https://amherstma.zoom.us/j/93320997117 and will accommodate
public comment to the extent practical. A hyperlink to the hearing will be posted on the
Town’s online calendar. To join the meet
CDBG Advisory Committee - Public Hearing
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
REC'D: 5/19/20 at 2:50 pm. TOPICS: CDBG CARES ACT FUNDING. The Mass Dept of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) has published a Notice of Funding Availability for Federal CARES Act Funding for immediate needs to respond to COVID-19. The Town of Amherst is eligible to apply for a maximum of $400,000 for Micro-enterprise (less than 5 FTEs) Assistance Programs and Public Social Services. The Town’s CDBG Advisory Committee is holding a public hearing on Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at 4:00 PM to: 1. hear activity proposals from agencies and organizations 2. receive comments and suggestions about these proposals 3. to hear additional comments about CARES Act funding. Any person or organization will be given the opportunity to comment at the hearing. The Town will make every attempt to provide interpretive and translation services, if necessary, with advance request. Comments may be submitted in writing or by e-mail to Nathaniel Malloy, Senior Planner at email@example.com.