2022 Community Development Block Grant Program Annual Action Plan Available for Review
The City of Ashland anticipates an allocation of $185,899in Community Development Block Grant funds for Program Year 2022 (July 1, 2022-June 30, 2023) by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
The City of Ashland Housing and Human Services Commission held a virtual public hearing on March 24, 2022 to review the grant requests. At that meeting the Housing and Human Services Commission made a recommendation to forward to the City Council for consideration. The Council made final award selections at a public hearing held on for April 19, 2022. The Housing and Human Services Commission has recommended that a total of $153,266 in grant funds in the 2022 grant year to be awarded to two projects: $128,266 to Options for Helping Residents of Ashland for remodel work to transition the Project Turnkey hotel into an emergency shelter and resource center, and $25,000 to Maslow Project for outreach and case management for homeless youth enrolled in the Ashland School District. The public is encouraged to submit comments regarding these proposed projects.
This document, the CDBG Action Plan for Program Year 2022, describes the project(s) that the City will undertake and the manner in which the project(s) are consistent with the priorities of the Five-Year Consolidated Plan. The plan shall be available for review on May 24th on the City’s website or in hard copy by request.
Public Comment on the 2022 CDBG Action Plan can be submitted any time prior to June 24, 2022 or be presented to the Ashland Housing and Human Services Commission at a virtual public hearing on the plan on May 26th at 4:00 pm.