April 2, 2020
Salt Lake County Announces the Public Hearing and Public Comment Period for the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan
Karen Kuipers -
Salt Lake County Announces the
Public Hearing and Public Comment Period for
the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan, including the Year-One Action Plan and the Recommendations for the 2020-2021 Federal Funding, and
the Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report
for the 2018-19 funding year
WHAT: Salt Lake Urban County Mayors seek public comment on the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan, the Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) for the 2018-2019 funding year, and the proposed 2020-2021 projects to be funded with the federal dollars from the Community Development Block Grant, Emergency Solutions Block Grant, Social Services Block Grant and the HOME Investment Partnership Grant.
Public Hearing: Friday, April 17th, 2020 from 4:00 – 6:00 PM
Public Comment Period: April 2nd – May 5th, 2020
WHERE: Due to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 situation and related precautions, Salt Lake County will be facilitating a Virtual Public Hearing. Updated information on participation options may be found at slco.org and slco.org/hcd prior to the start of the meeting on April 17th.
As of the date of this publication, the Salt Lake County: Stay Safe, Stay Home Public Health Order is in place until April 13th. Dependent on the status of the order as of April 17th, members of the public may be able to opt to participate in person at the
Salt Lake County Council Chambers,
2001 South State Street,
First Floor, North Building, Room N1-100.
In-person attendance is subject to the ongoing guidance of the Salt Lake County Health department or public health orders which may cause restrictions to be imposed, including limits on the number of persons who may gather in one area. Accommodations will be made as necessary to facilitate citizen participation and public comments, and will be posted on slco.org and slco.org/hcd.
A Public Hearing will be held before the Salt Lake County Mayor and the Mayors of the Town of Alta, Bluffdale, Copperton Metro Township, Cottonwood Heights, Draper, Emigration Metro Township, Herriman, Holladay, Kearns Metro Township, Magna Metro Township, Midvale, Millcreek, Murray, Riverton, South Salt Lake and White City Metro Township to accept comment on the proposed projects and activities to be undertaken with 2020-2021 federal funds under the following programs:
- Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)
- Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG)
- HOME Investment Partnership Grant (HOME)
- Social Services Block Grant (SSBG)
Funding recommendations will be posted on the website on April 2nd, 2020. Prior to making final decisions, the Mayors will consider and review all comments received at the public hearing as well as funding recommendations provided by the three Citizen Advisory Boards.
Comments will be accepted through May 5th, 2020 on the draft 5-Year Consolidated Plan including the Year-One Action Plan for FY20. These plans provide the strategy for the expenditures for the following grants: CDBG, ESG and HOME.
Due to implemented best practices to curb the spread of COVID-19, the County Government Center was closed effective March 29, 2020 until further notice. In the event that the facilities reopen prior to April 17th, hard copies can be obtained from the
Salt Lake County Division of Housing and Community Development, 2001 South State Street, Suite S2-100,
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-4575
or by calling Randy Jepperson at (385) 468-4886. You may also access a copy on our website
Written comments on the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan including the FY20 Year-One Action Plan, and the Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) for the 2018-2019 funding year may also be mailed to
Housing and Community Development,
PO Box 144575,
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-4575.
For further information contact Randy Jepperson at (385) 468-4886
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY PROGRAM
In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, reasonable accommodations (including auxiliary communicative aids and services or alternate formats) for individuals with disabilities may be provided upon receipt of a request with five working days’ notice.
To expedite accommodation requests and coordination, call 385-468-4900 or 385-468-4893. TTY/TDD users should call 7-1-1. Accessible parking and entrance are available on the east side of the north building. Accessible parking is also available on the east side of the south building.