Notice of Public Hearing: 2021-2025 Consolidated Plan & 2021 Action Plan for the State of New Hampshire

The New Hampshire Housing and Community Development Planning Council is developing the 2021-2025 Consolidated Plan which includes the 2021 Action Plan for the State of New Hampshire. The Consolidated Plan and Action Plan will establish the priorities for use of HOME Investment Partnerships Program, National Housing Trust Fund, Community Development Block Grant, and Emergency Solutions Grant funds received from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development and describes the method of distribution of these funds in 2021-2025. The Council and the three agencies administering the funds, (New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority, New Hampshire Community Development Finance Authority, and the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services, Bureau of Housing Supports) are soliciting comments on the Draft 2021-2025 Consolidated Plan and 2021 Action Plan. The Draft 2021-2025 Consolidated Plan which includes the 2021 Action Plan will be available by 5:00 PM on February 23 for download at https://www.nhhfa.org/publications-data/nh-consolidated-planning-for-hud/. Printed copies are available upon request to members of the general public lacking internet access.

 

On Friday, March 26, 2021, at 3:00 p.m. New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority will hold a public hearing via electronic means in accordance with Emergency Order 12 pursuant to Executive Order 2020-04.  The meeting will be open to the public by telephone.  The following telephone number is provided to give the public audio access to the meeting: (646) 357-3664.  Callers will be prompted to enter the Meeting ID #:  149 966 6002. Callers experiencing problems accessing the meeting can email Jessica McCarthy at jmccarthy@nhhfa.org or call (603) 310-9272.

 

In addition to the general public, municipalities and service agencies are encouraged to invite clients and beneficiaries to participate in the public hearing and to comment on the Draft 2021-2025 Consolidated Plan and 2021 Action Plan. Written comments may be submitted in addition to or in place of oral comments throughout the public comment period of February 23, 2021 to March 29, 2021. Comments may be emailed to clavallee@nhhfa.org. If you would like to request a          copy of the Draft 2021-2025 Consolidated Plan or have accessibility or Limited English Proficiency needs that require accommodation, please contact Jessica at 603-310-9272 or email the address above.