The Community Development Committee will hold a public hearing to:
1. Discuss and receive comments on the Town’s Community Development Block Grant Activities including the Town’s 2008 and 2009 Mini-Entitlement Program.
2. Request input regarding reallocation of funding from the Town’s 2009 Mini-Entitlement Program. The Town estimates that approximately $20,000 will be available for CDBG eligible social service activities.
3. Request input regarding the use of $7,000 of Program Income for eligible activities.
The Hearing will be held on Tuesday March 2, 2010 6:00 P.M. in the Town Room of Town Hall.
Any person or organization wishing to be heard will be afforded an opportunity. Reasonable accommodations will be attempted upon written request to the Selectmen’s office two weeks prior to the meeting. Written comments may be submitted to the Community Services Department (firstname.lastname@example.org) or for more information or call (413) 259-3117.
The Town of Amherst encourages the involvement of minority business enterprises and women's business enterprises.