Community Development Block Grant Public Hearing

The Town of Clarksville will hold a public hearing on January 30, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. at 321 Virginia Avenue, Clarksville, VA to solicit public input on the proposed Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) proposal to be submitted to the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development for Phase II of the Southwest Downtown Community Improvement Project.  Residents of the project area are encouraged to attend.  The Southwest Downtown Community Improvement Project proposal will include the following activities housing rehabilitation, storm drainage improvements, sidewalks, and sewer improvements.

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 Town of Clarksville past use of CDBG funds.  A fact sheet on the proposed project and the draft proposal is available at 200 S Mecklenburg Avenue, South Hill, VA.  For additional information, contact Dr. Charles Lee, Interim Town Manager at 434.374.8177

Comments and grievances can be submitted in writing to Town of Clarksville at P O Box 1147, Clarksville, VA 23927 or by phone at 434.374.8177 or 1-800-552-7917 (TDD) or using the Contact form until January 29, 2013.