James City County will hold a public hearing on March 4, 2021 at 4 p.m. via a virtual meeting, to solicit public input on a proposed Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) proposal to be submitted to the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development for the 2021 Scattered Site Housing Reconstruction Program (Program). Residents of the County are encouraged to attend. The Program proposal will include reconstruction of unsafe owner-occupied homes for low- and moderate-income households.
To join the meeting go to zoom.us, click “Join a Meeting” and enter ID 868 6189 4222, Passcode: 079440. To join by phone call: +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC)
The draft CDBG proposal will be presented for comment along with information on projected beneficiaries, including the number of low- and moderate-income residents to benefit from the proposed project, and plans to minimize displacement. Citizens will also be given the opportunity to comment on James City County’s past use of CDBG funds. A fact sheet on the proposed project and the draft proposal is available at 101-A Mounts Bay Road, Williamsburg, VA 23185. For additional information, contact Marion Paine 757-253-6673.
Comments and grievances can be submitted in writing to Neighborhood Development at 101-A Mounts Bay Road, Williamsburg, VA 23188 or by phone at 757-253-6673 or Relay 711 for the hearing impaired until March 10, 2021, Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
If you plan to participate and have any special needs requirements, please call the number listed above.
Renee Dallman, Public Information Officer