Notice of Public Hearing

Public Hearing Regarding Use of CDBG Funds

The County is expected to receive approximately $104,276 in FY2015 federal CDBG funds from the Arizona Department of Housing Regional Account (RA). The County also intends to apply for approximately $300,000 in FY2015 CDBG funds from the State Special Projects (SSP) account. CDBG funds must be used to benefit low-income persons and areas, alleviate slum and blight or address urgent need. Public hearings will be held at locations throughout Pinal County on the following days and times to gather citizen input on the use of the CDBG funds:

Wednesday, December 3, 2014, at 9:30 A.M.

Pinal County 1891 Historic Courthouse, Board of Supervisors Hearing Room
135 N. Pinal Street
Florence, AZ 85132

Thursday, December 4, 2014, at 2:00 P.M.

Pinal County Housing Authority
970 N 11 Mile Corner Rd
Casa Grande, AZ 85194

Thursday, December 4, 2014, at 5:30 P.M.

Pinal County 1891 Historic Courthouse, Ironwood Conference Room (Side Door Entrance)
135 N. Pinal Street
Florence, AZ 85132

Examples of possible uses include the following:

  1. Public infrastructure (e.g., water, wastewater, street improvements);
  2. Community facilities (e.g., health clinics, senior centers, food banks, supportive housing facilities);
  3. Housing (e.g., owner-occupied or multi-family rehab, utility connections on private property);
  4. Public services (e.g., paying the salary of an additional staff person to expand a Head Start program, purchasing a van to transport persons with disabilities, equipment and rent to start a new job training program); and
  5. Economic development (e.g., a loan to a business for job creation, micro-enterprise development, acquisition of land for an existing business expansion).
For more information about the hearing, grievances, or the CDBG program; or to receive assistance in formulating prospective project ideas for presentation at the hearing contact the following:

Name, Title: Kolya McCleave, Grants Coordinator Grants Special District
Organization: Pinal County Finance Department
Address: 31 North Pinal Street, Building A., Florence, AZ 85132
Mailing Address: PO Box 1348, Florence AZ 85132
Telephone: 520-866-6279
Fax: 520-866-6944
TTY 520 866-6379

Persons with disabilities who require special accommodations may contact Kolya McCleave at 1-520-866-6279 at least 48 hours before the hearing.