Serving Kenly, Selma, Smithfield, Princeton & Pine Level since 1973

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING RELATIVE TO APPLICATION BY THE TOWN OF SELMA FOR FUNDING UNDER THE HOUSING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT ACT OF 1974, AS AMENDED Notice is hereby given that the Town of Selma will conduct a public hearing on August 27th at 4:00 PM, or as soon thereafter as the agenda will allow, at the Jernigan Building, 110 East Anderson Street, Selma NC 27576, relative to the intention of the Town to apply for FY 2019 CDBG funding under Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act. The Town of Selma intends to submit an application for a grant of approximately $2,000,000 in CDBG Infrastructure funds to replace aged sewer lines in the areas of Martin Luther King Drive, South Pollok Street, Preston Street, South Sellars Street, Sharpe Street, South Webb Street, East Noble Street, East Watson Street, and South Mead Street. The following is a tentative list of proposed activities and an estimated budget. The final application information will be reviewed at the public hearing. Infrastructure Improvements and Grant Administration Estimated Budget $2,000,000 The proposed project will provide benefits to households, where at least 51% of whom are low and moderate income. No individuals will be displaced, nor will any require temporary relocation assistance as a result of the proposed project. Citizens will be given the opportunity to provide oral and written comment on the Town’s past and proposed use of CDBG funds at the public hearing. All interested citizens are encouraged to attend. If additional information is needed, please contact the Town Clerk, Jamie Whitley, 919-965-9841 ext. 1001 or at 114 North Railroad Street, Selma NC 27576. Formal written complaints or comments concerning the application process that are submitted to the Town Clerk prior to or following the public hearing will be responded to within ten working days by the Town Clerk. A copy of the completed project application will be available for public review after September 30, 2019, at 114 North Railroad Street, Selma NC 27576. Persons with disabilities or who otherwise need assistance should contact Town Clerk, Jamie Whitley, at 919-965-9841 ext. 1001, or at jwhitley@selma-nc.com (TDD #711) by August 23rd 2019. Accommodations will be made for all who request assistance with participating in the public hearing. This information is available in Spanish or any other language upon request. Please contact Jamie Whitley, at 919-965-9841 ext. 1001, or at 114 North Railroad Street, Selma NC 27576 for accommodations for this request. Esta información está disponible en español o en cualquier otro idioma bajo petición. Por favor, póngase en contacto con Jamie Whitley, al 919-965-9841 ext. 1001 o en 114 North Railroad Street, Selma NC 27576, de alojamiento para esta solicitud.

Posted 8/13/2019