Notice of Availability Proposed Five-Year Consolidated Plan FY21-25 & Proposed Annual Action Plan FY21
In accordance with the requirements of Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended, notice is hereby given that the City of Lawrence, Massachusetts has prepared a Five-Year Consolidated Plan and set priorities for the period covering July 1, 2020-June 30, 2025. Various projects and programs have been selected to be funded in the Annual Action Plan that will be implemented on or around July 1, 2020. The City is anticipating receiving approximately $2.7 million in entitlement and program income funds to implement the Annual Action Plan for FY21, including Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Home Investment Partnership Program (HOME), and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funds.
Copies of the plan will be available for a 5 day citizen comment period beginning August 17, 2020 and ending August 22, 2020, on the City website, Written comments will be included in the final plan submitted to the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development on or about August 24, 2020.
Comments on the Plan must be submitted in writing to Office of Planning & Development, 12 Methuen Street, Lawrence, MA 01840 Attn: Vilma Martínez-Dominguez, Community Development Director, or by email at Vilma Martinez-Dominguez. All comments must be received by 4:30 pm on August 19, 2020.