NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD AND PUBLIC HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a 15-day public comment period for the City of Medford’s Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) for 2015/16 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds commenced on Tuesday, August 30, 2016 and is scheduled to close on Thursday, September 15, 2016. The purpose of this notice is to solicit input regarding the report. The City of Medford will be submitting the CAPER to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on or before September 28, 2016, as required. The CAPER details the outcomes of each 2015-2019 Consolidated Plan goal the City has met with HUD entitlement funds for the program year July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016. Public service programs and capital improvement projects are included in this report; as well as data associated with beneficiaries, resources and investments, affordable housing, homeless and special needs, monitoring, and other community actions to address priority needs. The City Council, City of Medford, will hold a public hearing on Thursday, September 15, 2016 at noon in the City Hall Council Chambers, 411 West 8th Street, Medford OR for the purpose of soliciting citizen input regarding the CAPER. The report will remain in a working draft format until the close of the public comment period. Copies of the CAPER are available for public review on the City’s website at www.ci.medford.or.us and at the Santo Community Center located at 701 N. Columbus Avenue. Contact Angela Durant at 541-774-2408 or at firstname.lastname@example.org to obtain a copy or to submit comments. A summary of public comments will be incorporated in the final document prior to submission to HUD.