NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON APPLICATION FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM July 27, 2017

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Thursday, July 27, 2017at 8:00 am., in the Hay Springs City Hall at 234 N. Main Street, Hay Springs, NE, the City of Hay Springs will hold a public hearing concerning an application to the Department of Economic Development for a Community Development Block Grant.  This grant is available to local governments for community development activities.

The City of Hay Springs, Nebraska is requesting $250,000 in Community Development Block Grant Public Works funds for the replacement of 780 LF of sanitary sewer main in the alley between Baker and Miller from 2nd and 3rd Streets, the installation of a 1,260 LF storm drain in alleys between Baker and Miller Streets from 1st to 3rd Street; and the paving of 760 SY in the alley between Baker and Miller Streets from 2nd to 3rd Streets. The total project cost is expected to be $354,900.00. Of that amount, a total of $104,900.00 will come from the City of Hay Springs and $250,000 from CDBG funds. The $250,000 in CDBG funds also includes $15,000 for general grant administration and $8,000 for construction management. It is estimated that 59.1% or $209,745.90 will benefit Low and Moderate-Income individuals. No displacement of individuals is expected to occur as result of this project.

The grant application will be available for public inspection by contacting Kayley Taylor, City Clerk.  All interested parties are invited to attend this public hearing at which time you will have an opportunity to be heard regarding the grant application.  Written and oral testimony will also be accepted at the public hearing scheduled for 8:00 am., July 27, 2017 at the Hay Springs City Hall, 234 N. Main Street, Hay Springs, NE 69347. Written comments addressed to Kayley Taylor, City Clerk at P O Box B, Hay Springs, NE 69347 will be accepted if received on or before 4 pm, Wednesday, July 26, 2017. 

Individuals requiring physical or sensory accommodations including interpreter service, Braille, large print or recorded materials, please contact Kayley Taylor, at 234 N. Main Street, Hay Springs, NE 69347 no later than 4:00 pm, Wednesday, July 26, 2017.  

I certify that the above notice was posted in the:

Security First Bank, Hay Springs City Hall, Hay Springs Post Office.

July 20, 2017

Kayley Taylor

City Clerk

Published: July 26, 2017