WHAT: The Salt Lake City Council seeks public comment on proposed 2021-2022 projects to be funded with federal dollars
WHEN: Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at 7:00 PM
WHERE: Virtual meeting (details below)
A public hearing will be held before the Salt Lake City Council to accept comments on proposed projects and activities to be undertaken with 2021-2022 federal funds under the following U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) programs:
- Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)
- Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG)
- HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME)
- Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS (HOPWA)
Prior to making funding decisions on the 2021-2022 program year, the Salt Lake City Council will consider and review all comments received at the public hearing, as well as funding recommendations provided by Mayor Erin Mendenhall and resident advisory boards. Information about funding recommendations can be found on Salt Lake City’s HAND website at www.slcgov.com/HAND.
Below are Mayor Mendenhall’s recommendations for funding and additional information about the public hearing.
Salt Lake City received requests in the amount of $9,198,059, with $6,724.509 available federal funds to allocate for 2021-2022.
Attendance by applicants is not required, and internal City Division applicants do not need to attend.
This Council Meeting will NOT have a physical location.
Due to COVID-10 precautions, all participants will connect remotely. For information on how to participate in the virtual Council meeting, visit https://www.slc.gov/council/virtual-meetings/. Additionally, written or verbal comments can be submitted to the Council at Comments.Council@slcgov.com, by calling 801-535-7654, or by mailing comments to the Salt Lake City Council office at 451 South State Street, Room 304, PO Box 145476, Salt Lake City, Utah 84111. All comments received through any source are shared with the Council and added to the public record.
If you have any questions about this hearing or about these recommendations, please feel free to contact Tony Milner, HAND Policy and Program Manager.