The City of Mount Vernon, NY seeks Public Comment on 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan, 2020 Annual Action Plan
The Department of Planning and Community Development/Mount Vernon Urban Renewal Agency is seeking public comment on the Draft 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan and 2020 Annual Action Plan. The Consolidated Plan is a five-year strategic plan that governs the administration of federal funding of the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG), and the HOME Investment Partnerships Program.
The 2020 Annual Action Plan is the first annual implementation plan under the City of Mount Vernon 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan.
The public is invited to provide public input from Tuesday, December 31, 2019 through Thursday, February 27, 2020. The 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan and the FY2020 Annual Action Plan is available on the City’s website at www.cmvny.com/cdbg or at the following locations:
- Mount Vernon Public Library, 28 S 1st Avenue, Mount Vernon, NY 10550
- City Clerk’s Office, City Hall, First Floor, 1 Roosevelt Square, Mount Vernon, NY 10550
- Department of Planning and Community Development, Second Floor, 1 Roosevelt Square, Mount Vernon, NY 10550
Comments are due by February 27, 2020 to Sbolivar@ch.ci.mount-vernon.ny.us
Written comments may be submitted until 5:00 PM on February 27, 2020.
Comments may be emailed to Sylvia Bolivar at: Sbolivar@ch.ci.mount-vernon,ny.us
Department of Planning and Community Development
1 Roosevelt Square
Mount Vernon, New York 10550
2020 Public Service Application
The Department of Planning and Community Development/Urban Renewal Agency is seeking applications from qualified non-profit organizations interested in providing services that address one or more of the public service needs targeted in the city’s CDBG program.
The City anticipates receiving a CDBG allocation of $1,661,732. The City’ anticipates receiving a HOME allocation of $440,662. A maximum of 26.6% ($442,000) of the total CDBG allocation will be made available for public service programs and projects to be administered by the City or by sub-recipients.
Note: This amount exceeds the 15% public service cap. Mount Vernon is one of three entitlement communities that can exceed the 15% public service cap per HUD). The City will also allocate 2019 Program Income Funds in the amount of $53,996.25 towards public service programs with a focus on crime prevention activities.
While there is no limit to the number of applications that an organization may submit, each project must be submitted as its own application.
Thursday, February 13 at 4:00pm
The 2020 Public Service Application is available at: www.cmvny.com/cdbg
Proposed 2018 Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report (CAPER)
The CAPER is a report on the use of HOME Investment Partnerships Program, Community Development Block Grant, and Continuum of Care for the program year January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019.
All Mount Vernon residents are invited to submit comments beginning December 9, 2019 and ending February 3, 2020.
Written comments may be submitted to:
Mount Vernon Urban Renewal Agency
1 Roosevelt Square, Mount Vernon, NY 10550
Written comments can also be sent via email to: DMcCoy@cmvny.com
Comments are due no later than Monday, February 3, 2020 at 4 pm.
Hard copies of the 2018 CAPER report are available for review at the following locations:
Mount Vernon Public Library – Reference Desk
28 S 1st Avenue, Mount Vernon, NY 10550
City Hall, City Clerk’s Office
1 Roosevelt Square, First Floor,
Mount Vernon, New York 10550
Read The Draft 2018 CAPER Report Here
(This was posted on December 9, 2019)
2020 – 2024 Five Year Consolidated Plan
As a recipient of federal funds awarded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the City of Mount Vernon, NY is to develop five-year comprehensive plans for housing and community development to determine the types of projects that should be financed in the future with federal housing and community development funds.
The City has created an online survey to obtain the views and comments from individuals and organizations regarding the overall housing and community development needs of the City.
Please voice your opinion by filling out this brief survey and attending the June 17, 2019 Public Hearing.
The On-line Survey is available here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ConPlanAIMV
Or scan the QR Code with your smartphone:
El Plan Consolidado de Cinco Años 2020-2024
Como beneficiario de los fondos federales otorgados por el Departamento de Vivienda y Desarrollo Urbano de los Estados Unidos (HUD), se requiere que la Ciudad de Mount Vernon, Nueva York, desarrolle planes exhaustivos de cinco años para vivienda y desarrollo comunitario para determinar los tipos de proyectos que deben financiar en el futuro con fondos federales para vivienda y desarrollo comunitario.
La Ciudad ha creado esta encuesta para obtener los puntos de vista y comentarios de individuos y organizaciones con respecto a las necesidades generales de vivienda y desarrollo comunitario de la Ciudad.
Exprese su opinión al completar esta breve encuesta y asistir a la audiencia pública del 17 de junio de 2019.
La encuesta electrónica está disponible aquí: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CPAIEspanol
O escanea el código QR con tu teléfono inteligente:
City of Mount Vernon Policies and Procedures
Public Services Forms
Five Year Consolidated Plan (2020-2024)
CDBG Annual Action Plans
CDBG Public Notice
CDBG Income Limits
Mount Vernon SF-424 and Certifications
Conflict of Interest Clarification
CDBG Public Hearing PowerPoint Presentations
Analysis to Impediments to Fair Housing
Request for Proposals