CDBG Public Hearing 2021-2022

PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING PROPOSED 2021-2022 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM PROJECTS

The City of Diamond Bar expects to receive approximately $232,177 in federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds as a participant in the 2021-2022 Los Angeles Urban County CDBG Program.

 The City Council will conduct a public hearing on January 5, 2021, prior to their taking action to adopt a Final Statement of Community Development Objectives and Projected Use of Funds for the 2021-2022 CDBG program year. City Staff will present details for the new proposed projects and all interested persons will be invited to speak.

STATEMENT OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT OBJECTIVES AND PROJECTED USE OF FUNDS

 GOALS: To carry out the primary objectives of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended, to develop a viable urban community, principally for persons of low and moderate income.

 OBJECTIVES: To provide and facilitate services and programs for Diamond Bar residents.

All programs will be implemented to provide primary benefit to low- and moderate-income residents of the community.  

The City Council meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. Consistent with the Governor’s latest Executive Order to Stay at Home, avoid gatherings and maintain social distance, this meeting will be conducted telephonically and Members of the City Council and staff will be participating via Teleconference.  There will be no physical meeting location.

All interested persons are invited to attend the City Council public hearing online or by telephone. You can participate in the meeting by visiting the City’s website at www.diamondbarca.gov/agendas scroll to January 5, 2021, City council Meeting and click on Agenda. The GoToWebinar link and instructions for log in will be provided.  Written comments may be submitted in advance of the hearing via email to GGubman@diamondbarca.gov.

Additional details concerning any of the above information may be obtained by calling, Greg Gubman, Community Development Director, at (909) 839-7030 or via email to GGubman@diamondbarca.gov.