Details for ORANGEBURG CITY OF - Ad from 2021-05-05
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The City of Orangeburg Notice of Hearing Concerning Community Needs and Priorities NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 6:00 PM at Stevenson Auditorium located at 979 Middleton Street, Orangeburg, SC, the City of Orangeburg will hold a public hearing to solicit public input on community needs and priorities for housing, public facilities, and economic development. The meeting will be conducted in a hybrid format if COVID-19 numbers remain lower than 12% positive. A rate higher than 12% may cause the meeting to be conducted virtual only and will be available for live public viewing on the City’s Facebook account at https:// www.facebook.com/cityoforangeburg. We will be broadcasting the assessment program on Facebook and placing a survey on our website for feedback. At this public hearing, The City of Orangeburg will provide the results of its needs assessment and the activities which might be undertaken to meet identified needs, including the estimated amount proposed to be used for activities that will benefit persons of low and moderate income. This public hearing and the matters to be discussed are subject to the provisions of the Citizen Participation Plan, developed in anticipation of participation in the State of South Carolina’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program and the Federal HUD HOME program, providing for the participation of the citizens of The City of Orangeburg in the planning and implementation of community and economic development projects which will involve CDBG and/or HOME funds. The Citizen Participation Plan is available for review at the Orangeburg City Hall, 979 Middleton Street, Orangeburg, SC 29116 Monday-Friday, 8AM–5PM. Persons with questions or comments concerning the public hearing or the Citizen Participation Plan may contact John Singh, Assistant City Administrator at (803) 533-6000 or reach out at publiccomment@orangeburg. sc.us. Persons interested in making public comments via phone on the Zoom meeting must call the City of Orangeburg at 803-533-6000 by 12 NOON on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 to be placed on the call list. The City of Orangeburg does not discriminate on the basis of handicapped status in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in its federally assisted programs or activities. John Singh, Assistant City Administrator, City of Orangeburg, 979 Middleton Street, Orangeburg SC 29116, (803) 533-6000 has been designated to coordinate compliance with the nondiscrimination requirements contained in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s regulations implementing Section 504 (24 CFR Part 8, dated June 2, 1988). Assistance will be provided to accommodate the special needs of handicapped persons attending the meeting upon request. Persons needing special assistance or auxiliary aids should contact the City of Orangeburg at (803) 533-6000 seventy-two (72) hours before the public hearing.