Public Hearing NoticeConsolidated Annual Performance & Evaluation Report (CAPER) 2015 & preliminary 2017 Annual Action Plan for housing & community development fundingLake County, IL 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 15, 20162nd Floor Permit Center500 W. Winchester Road, LibertyvilleConsolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation ReportThe Lake County Housing & Community Development Commission (HCDC) will hold a Public Hearing on June 15th to review the County's 2015 performance under its Housing and Community Development Consolidated Plan, including the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG), the HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME), and the Emergency Shelter Grants Program (ESG). In connection with this performance review, County staff is preparing a Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER), as required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). This report covers the period from May 1, 2015 through April 30, 2016. As of June 11, 2016 copies of the CAPER will be available on the County’s website at www.lakecountyil.gov/1899/Consolidated-Annual-Performance-Evaluation-Report and upon request.
Preliminary 2017 Annual Action PlanThe Annual Action Plan will guide the allocation and expenditure of federal funds available for the 2017 program year (May 1, 2017 – April 30, 2018) through the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG), the HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME), and the Emergency Solutions Grant Program (ESG) in Lake County, IL. The purpose of this preliminary 2017 Annual Action Plan is to obtain public comment on the federal grant allocations to be made available for affordable housing, public facilities and public services prior to the 2017 grant application process. As of June 11, 2016 copies of the preliminary 2017 Annual Action Plan will be available on the County’s website at www.lakecountyil.gov/1944/Action-Plan and upon request.Public Hearing InformationAll interested parties are invited and urged to attend this Public Hearing. All comments and questions will be considered. Persons in need of special arrangements (translator, specific disabilities, etc.) should contact staff at least three (3) business days prior to the meeting date at 847.377.2150.CommentsPublic comments are sought regarding both the CAPER and the preliminary 2017 Annual Action Plan either during the Public Hearing or in writing. Comments will be accepted until noon on Monday July 11, 2016. Written comments may be directed to Lake County Community Development, 500 West Winchester Road, Unit 101, Libertyville, IL 60048. Questions, comments and requests for information related to the Public Hearing may also be submitted to Housing & Community Development Commission staff by calling 847.377.2150.