The Draft Community Development Block Grant Planning Grant Application and Guidelines for the 2018-2019 application cycle are now available. The Department of Commerce will hold a public hearing on April 5, 2018 beginning at 10:30 a.m. in Room 228 of the Park Avenue Building at 301 South Park Avenue, Helena, Montana to consider the proposed adoption of the Draft 2018-2019 CDBG Planning Grant Application and Guidelines. The draft documents are available for review at the links below:
Draft CDBG Planning Grant Application
Draft CDBG Planning Grant Guidelines
Interested parties may comment on the proposed CDBG Planning Grant Application and Guidelines by submitting their data, views, or arguments either orally, or in writing, at the hearing or throughout the comment period ending at 5:00 p.m. on April 13, 2018. Comments may be submitted directly to the Department of Commerce, Community Development Division, 301 South Park Avenue, PO Box 200523, Helena, Montana 59620-0523; by telephone (406) 841-2770; TDD 841-2702; fax 841-2771; or by email DOCCDBG@mt.gov. Interested parties who cannot attend the public hearing in person may participate via conference call by following the directions below:
Dial In: 1 (877) 273-4202
Conference Room Number: 1728638
The Department will make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities who wish to participate in the rulemaking process or need an alternative accessible format of this notice. If you require an accommodation, please contact the Department no later than 5:00 p.m. on April 4, 2018 to advise us of the nature of the accommodation needed.