The City of Ashland anticipates an annual allocation of approximately $170,078 in Community Development Block Grant funds for Program Year 2014 (July 1, 2014-June 30, 2015) by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The City Council has identified that a total of $66,800 in grant funds expected to be available in the 2014 grant year, is to be awarded to three projects: $18,000 to St. Vincent de Paul-Home Visitation Program for emergency rental and security deposit assistance, $7,500 to Maslow Project for outreach and case management for homeless youth enrolled in the Ashland School District, $41,300 to Habitat for Humanity Rogue Valley for home repair loans to qualified homeowners.
This document, the CDBG Action Plan for Program Year 2014, 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 is available for review by selecting the PDF below. Hard copies are available at the Department of Community Development at 51 Winburn Way.
Public Comment on the 2014 CDBG Action Plan can be submitted any time prior to May 19, 2014 or be presented to the Ashland Housing and Human Services Commission at a public hearing on the draft plan on April 24th at 4:30 P.M. at 51 Winburn Way.