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 Monday, February 3, 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
are due by January 31, 2019 to Sbolivar@ch.ci.mount-vernon.ny.us
Written comments may be submitted until 5:00 PM on February 3, 2020.
Comments may be emailed to Sylvia Bolivar at: Sbolivar@ch.ci.mount-vernon,ny.us
Planning and Community Development
1 Roosevelt Square
Mount Vernon, New York 10550
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