The City of Billings will hold a public hearing on Monday, September 11, 2023, at 5:30 pm, to obtain public comment on:
CDBG and HOME accomplishments noted in the CAPER linked above.
Current community needs to assist the Community Development Board in:
Designing the application process for the upcoming program year, before the publication of the drafted Annual Action Plan in March 2024; and
Identifying community needs for low-income households.
Federal regulations require the City to facilitate two public hearings, at different stages of the program year, to obtain residents' views and respond to questions. Together, the hearings address housing and community development needs, development of proposed activities, proposed strategies and actions for affirmatively furthering fair housing, and a review of program performance. The CAPER was open for public comment from August 26 through September 11, 2023.
Public Hearings are accessible to individuals with physical disabilities. Special arrangements for participation in public hearings by individuals with hearing, speech, or vision impairment may be made upon request at least three days prior to the hearing. Fair Housing Equal Opportunity.