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Colorado Springs, CO -The City of Colorado Springs is currently preparing its Five-Year Consolidated Plan for the period of FY 2015-2019.  The City will apply for FY 2015 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds, Home Investment Partnerships (HOME) funds, and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

The City will conduct public hearings on the use of CDBG, HOME and ESG funds received from HUD for the five-year period FY 2015-2019 and for FY 2015.  In accordance with the final rule for consolidation of the CDBG, HOME and ESG Programs, 24 CFR Part 91, et. al., the City will prepare a Consolidated Strategy and Annual Plan, which will be submitted to HUD on or before February 15, 2015. 

In accordance with the Colorado Springs Citizen Participation Plan, the City will hold a Public Needs Hearing #1 on the community development and housing needs in Colorado Springs on:

  • Wednesday, August 6, 2014
  • 5:30- 7:00 p.m.
  • City Hall Council Chambers, 107 N. Nevada Ave, 80903

The Purpose

Obtain the views and comments of individuals and organizations concerning the City’s housing and community development needs.  The information gathered will be used in the preparation of the Consolidated Plan submission for the period of FY 2015-2019.

All locations are accessible to the handicapped.  Please contact Janet Risley at 719-385-6876 or for more information, or for persons requiring special accommodations. For hearing impaired please contact TDY 719-385-5499.