PUBLIC HEARING

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held by the College Place City Council at their regular council meeting at the College Place Municipal Campus, on May 28, 2024 at 7:00 PM.

 

The purpose of the public hearing is to review community development and housing needs, inform citizens of the availability of funds and eligible uses of the state Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), and receive comments on proposed activities, particularly from lower income persons and persons residing in the central core area.

 

Up to $750,000 may be available to the City of College Place on a statewide competitive basis to fund public facility, community facility, economic development, planning and affordable housing projects that principally benefit low- and moderate-income persons.

 

An outline of the proposed CDBG General Purpose Central College Place Sidewalk Project will be available for review by visiting: https://www.cpwa.us/residents/central_college_place_sidewalks.php , by contacting the City Clerk, Sherri St Clair at Clerk@cpwa.us, or by calling 509-394-8569. It may also be reviewed at the Administration Offices of the City of College Place after Tuesday, May 14th, 2024.

 

Public testimony can be provided in several ways:

 

 Written:

  • Testimony may be submitted in writing to the City Clerk at Clerk@cpwa.us no later than 4:00 PM on the Friday before the meeting date to be included in the meeting packet for inclusion in the record. Be sure to put "public hearing testimony" in the subject line of your email.

 

Verbal:

  • Live, In-person testimony at the meeting location - provided at the beginning of each agenda.

 

  • Live, Virtual testimony – Notify the City Clerk in writing or by direct verbal communication at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting of your desire to testify. The notice shall include the member’s first and last name, address or place of residence, and the hearing at which the member desires to testify. Join using the Zoom Attendee link (https://us06web.zoom.us/j/81002065543). The Clerk will call on you when it is time for public testimony.

 

  • Live, Telephone testimony - Notify the City Clerk in writing or by direct verbal communication at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting of your desire to testify. The notice shall include the member’s first and last name, address or place of residence, and the hearing at which the member desires to testify. Join using on Zoom by calling Call 1-669-900-9128, entering the meeting ID (Meeting ID# 810 0206 5543). Phone controls are *9 to raise hand and *6 to mute/un-mute. The Clerk will call on you when it is time for public testimony.

 

The meeting room is handicap accessible. Arrangements to reasonably accommodate special needs, including handicap accessibility or interpreter, will be made upon receiving twenty-four (24) hour advance notice. Contact the City Clerk at 509-394-8569.