STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE 2020 ANNUAL ACTION PLAN AMENDMENT AND VIRTUAL PUBLIC HEARING

New Hampshire Community Development Finance Authority in conjunction with the Housing and Community Development Planning Council, has drafted a amendment to the 2020 Action Plan concerning the use of U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), to address the state’s community development, housing, economic development and homeless needs as well as the response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The NH Community Development Finance Authority, who administer the state CDBG grants are soliciting comments on the draft amended 2020 Action Plan, from February 5, 2021 through February 10, 2021. The Draft amended 2020 Action Plan will be available for viewing or download no later than February 5, 2021 at 5:00 PM at https://resources.nhcdfa.org/programs/community-development-block-grant/application/. Printed copies are available upon request to members of the general public lacking internet access.

The Public Hearing will be held virtually on February 11, 2021 at 2:45 PM.

DRAFT – 2020 ACTION PLAN AMENDMENT

DRAFT – UPDATED CDBG APPLICATION AND PROGRAM GUIDE – FEBRUARY 2021

Access to the virtual public hearing:

Emergency meeting provisions allow revised public meeting access during NH’s State of Emergency (Executive Order 2020-04). REVISED PUBLIC ACCESS: The following telephone number 1-408-418-9388 is provided to give the public audio access to the meeting, callers will be prompted to enter the Meeting ID #: 132 707 1480. Call Debbie Morin at (603)892-5675 if experiencing problems accessing the meeting.

In addition to the general public, stakeholders, including agencies, units of government, and other interested parties are encouraged to invite clients and beneficiaries to participate in the public hearing and to comment on the amended 2020 Annual Action Plan. Written comments may be submitted via email through February 10, 2021 to comments@nhcdfa.org.