NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING RELATIVE TO APPLICATION BY THE TOWN OF CALYPSO FOR FUNDING UNDER THE HOUSING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT ACT OF 1974, AS AMENDED Notice is hereby given that the Town of Calypso Board of Commissioners will conduct a public hearing on October 4th, 2021, at 6:00 PM, or as soon thereafter as the agenda will allow, at the Town of Calypso Town Hall, 103 West Trade Street, Calypso, NC, to solicit public input on local community development needs in relation to Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding for a project in the community. In October, 2021, the Town of Calypso will submit a CDBG-NR application to the NC Department of Commerce for funds to assist with housing improvements for low- and-moderate income households who reside in the Town. Citizens will also be given the opportunity to provide oral and written comment on Calypso_s use of CDBG funds. All interested citizens are encouraged to attend. All project activities will serve households with incomes at or below 80% of the Duplin County median income for appropriate household size. The proposed budget includes the following housing-related CDBG activities: Rehabilitation $ 675,000 Planning $ 3,500 Administration $ 71,500 Total Project Budget $ 750,000 The Town will make every effort to minimize displacement; however, all applicable requirements of 49CFR24 and 24CFR570 related to the proposed rehabilitation and reconstruction activities will be implemented, and temporary relocation assistance will be available to owners who are displaced from their residences during construction activity. For additional information or to submit written comments, contact Alice Dixon, Town Clerk, Town of Calypso, PO Box 327, Calypso, NC 28325, telephone 919/658-9221. Comments should be postmarked by September 29, 2021. Persons with disabilities or who otherwise need assistance should contact Alice Dixon, Town Clerk, at 919/658-9221, or calypsocityof@bellsouth.net (TDD #919-807-4420 or Relay North Carolina 1-800-735-2962) by Wednesday, September 29, 2021. Accommodations will be made for all who request assistance with participating in the public hearing. This information is available in Spanish or any other language upon request. Please contact Alice Dixon, Town Clerk, at 919/658-9221, or at the Calypso Town Hall, 103 West Trade Street, Calypso, NC, for accommodations for this request. Esta informaci

Posted 12/31/1969