NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
Robeson County is considering applying to the North Carolina Department of Commerce for a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) for Economic Development- Building Reuse.
The CDBG program permits a wide range of development activities to occur which are directed towards promoting the creation or retention of jobs, enhancing income levels and providing local employment opportunities principally for persons of low and moderate income through 1) economic development and 2) public infrastructure. Applications for CDBG assistance must show that at least 60% of the CDBG funds proposed for each activity will benefit low and moderate income persons.
Robeson County will conduct a Public Hearing on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. at 550 North Chestnut Street in Lumberton. The purpose of the Hearing is to obtain citizens input into the identification of economic needs and desired economic development activities. The input from the Hearing will be incorporated into the County’s consideration and submission of a CDBG application to the Department of Commerce. In order to maintain the safety of County residents, staff and the Commissioners, this meeting will be conducted electronically. The public may access the meeting by calling 978-990-5000 and entering access code 687264#. Public comments will be available. Anyone wishing to make a public comment must email the following to email@example.com prior to 3:00 p.m. on Friday, September 4, 2020. Comments will be read into the record during the meeting.
This information is available in Spanish or any other language upon request. Please contact Tammy Freeman at 910-671-3022 for accommodations for this request.
Esta información está disponible está disponible en español o en cualquier otro idioma bajo petición. Póngase en contacto con Tammy Freeman at 910-671-3022 de alojamiento para esta solicitud.