CITY OF HASTINGS NOTICE OF CLOSE-OUT PUBLIC HEARING MICHIGAN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT (CDBG) DOWNTOWN RENTAL REHAB GRANT #MSC-2015-5860-HO
The City of Hastings will conduct a closeout public hearing on Monday November 14, 2022 at 7:00PM in Council Chambers at City Hall at 201 East State Street, Hastings, MI 49058, for the purpose of affording citizens an opportunity to submit comments and receive a final report on the completion of the rental rehab projects at 123 West State Street and 136 East State Street, Hastings, which were funded with a CDBG grant.
The CDBG grants provided funding to assist with rental rehabilitation, as follows:
123 West State Street had a total project cost of $275,000. $75,000 came from private funds of the building owner, and $200,000 came from CDBG (federal funds through the CDBG grant award). Six new apartments were created in the space above the commercial first floor. Four of the apartments were required to be affordable rent for one year.
136 East State Street had a total project cost of $107,000. $27,000 came from private funds of the building owner, and $80,000 came from CDBG (federal funds through the CDBG grant award). Two new apartments were created in the space above the commercial first floor. One of the apartments was required to be affordable rent for one year.
The CDBG project met national objectives of supporting 51% low to moderate income persons in a low-moderate income community. Zero persons were displaced as a result of this project.
Citizen views and comments on the completed CDBG project are welcome. Comments may be submitted in writing through 4:00pm on Monday November 14, 2022 or made in person at the public hearing.
Questions or comments regarding this public hearing can be directed to Community Development Director Dan King at 269-945-2468 or firstname.lastname@example.org by 4:00 p.m. Monday November 14, 2022.
The City will provide reasonable and necessary aids and services for persons with disabilities upon five days’ notice to the City Clerk by calling 269.945.2468 or TDD call relay services at 800.649.3777.
City of Hastings
Christopher R. Bever