Southampton County Public Hearing

Published 4:26 pm Monday, March 9, 2015

Southampton County, Virginia
Community Development Block Grant Funding

The Board of Supervisors of Southampton County will hold a public hearing on Monday, March 23, 2015 at 7:00pm, or as soon thereafter as may be heard, in the Board Room of the Southampton County Office Center at 26022 Administration Center Drive in Courtland, Virginia to solicit public input on a proposed Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) proposal to be submitted to the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development for the Newsoms Town Housing Rehab and Storm Drainage Project. Residents of the project area and all other interested citizens are encouraged to attend.

The draft CDBG proposal will be presented for comment along with information on projected beneficiaries, including the number of low- and moderate-income residents to benefit from the proposed project, and plans to minimize displacement. Citizens will also be given the opportunity to comment on the County’s past use of CDBG funds. A fact sheet on the proposed project and the draft proposal will be available at the meeting. For additional information, contact Mr. Michael Johnson at 757-653-3015.

Advance comments and grievances can be submitted in writing to Southampton County at P.O. Box 400, Courtland Virginia 23837 or by phone at 757-653-3015 until March 19, 2015.

For additional information, or if you plan to attend and have any special needs requirements, please contact Mr. Michael Johnson, County Administrator, 26022 Administration Center Drive, Courtland, Virginia 23837 or by telephone at (757) 653-3015.

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