January 30, 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Marion Paine, Community Development Planner
Public Hearing scheduled for CDBG proposal for the Neighbors Drive/Richmond Road Neighborhood Improvement Project
James City County will hold a public hearing on Feb. 7, 2012, at 7 p.m. in the Human Services Building, located at 5249 Olde Towne Rd., to solicit public input on the proposed Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) proposal to be submitted to the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development for the Neighbors Drive/Richmond Road Neighborhood Improvement Project. Residents of the project area are encouraged to attend. The Neighbors Drive/Richmond Road Neighborhood Improvement Project will include street, stormwater drainage, water, sewer and housing improvements.
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 James City County’s past use of CDBG funds. A fact sheet on the proposed project and the draft proposal is available at the James City County Office of Housing and Community Development at 5320 Palmer Ln., Suite 1A, Williamsburg, VA 23188. For additional information, contact Vaughn Poller or Marion Paine at 757-259-5340.
Comments and grievances can be submitted in writing to the James City County Office of Housing and Community Development at 5320 Palmer Ln., Suite 1A, Williamsburg, VA 23188 or by phone at 757-259-5340 or Relay 711 for the hearing impaired until Feb. 15, 2012.
If you plan to attend and have any special needs requirements, please call the number listed above.