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Share input on the Neighborhood Services Department's Annual Action Plan

Posted July 1, 2020

The Neighborhood Services Department wants your input on how to spend $12.7 million in grant funding for 2020-2021. Funds benefit low- to moderate-income residents of Fort Worth.

The plan summarizes the proposed activities and expenditures for several important programs:

  • Community Development Block Grant.
  • Home Investment Partnerships.
  • Emergency Solutions Grant.
  • Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS.

Qualified projects could include health and safety repairs to homes, accessibility improvements for disabled persons, employment training, homebuyer education, reading/literacy support for children, meals and transportation for seniors, and services to help reduce homelessness, among others.

Two public hearings are scheduled for residents to share input

  • July 15, 5:30 p.m., via WebEx.
  • Aug. 4, 7 p.m., Fort Worth City Council meeting, City Hall, 200 Texas St.

The plan is scheduled to be adopted by City Council on Aug. 4 and submitted to HUD no later than Aug. 15.

View the plan.

Written comments may be submitted through July 31. Mail to Neighborhood Services, 200 Texas St., Fort Worth, TX 76102; email to Sharon Burkley; fax to 817-392-7328.

To learn more about the annual action plan, contact Sharon Burkley at 817-392-5785.

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