CDBG Public Hearings – September 23, 2020 @8:30AM

Posted on September 25, 2020

The Cheshire County Commissioners will hold 3 public hearings on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 8:30 a.m.
(The full Descriptions can be found by clicking on the Link Above)

Pursuant to Emergency Order #12
Pursuant to Executive Order 2020-04
This meeting will be conducted electronically.
Start Time 8:30AM

 Zoom Call-in Number: +1 646 558 8656
Meeting ID: 409 748 8803
Pin #: 6031233

The purpose of the first public hearing is to discuss and hear public comment on the Monadnock Economic Development Corporation (MEDC)/Compass Innovative Behavior Strategies Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) project currently underway.  This project is funded through a federal Community Development Block Grant awarded to the County of Cheshire.

The second public hearing is to discuss an application to the NH Community Development Finance Authority for Community Development Block Grant Coronavirus (CDBG-CV) funds.

The proposal to be considered by the Commissioners is a CDBG application to be submitted by Cheshire County on behalf Hundred Nights, Inc. in an amount up to $500,000.  The funds, less administrative costs, will be sub-granted to Hundred Nights for the purpose of leasing space for additional shelter bed capacity at 15 King Court, Keene, NH 03431 along with associated staff, transportation, and personal protective equipment costs.  This public hearing has been scheduled to provide specific information regarding the proposal and grant requirements.  A third public hearing will be held to adopt the Relocation and Anti-Displacement Plan specific to this project.