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January 28, 2011 - City of Mission Public Hearing


The City of Mission will conduct public hearings to solicit comments from interested residents and agencies for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program. The City is expecting to receive notification of the proposed fiscal year 2011 CDBG allocation, which is anticipated to be $914,217. Comments received will be considered for preparation of the City of Mission’s Action Plan FY 2011/2012. Interested parties are encouraged to attend and make their views known. These funds can be utilized for activities benefiting low/moderate income and/or persons. We are also accepting funding request forms for CDBG funds for Fiscal Year 2011 (October 1, 2011 through September 30, 2012). Applications can be picked up at the address listed below or download from website, The applications are due in our office by 5:00 p.m., Monday, February 21, 2011.

La Ciudad de Mission estara conduciendo una junta de audencia publica para solicitar commentarios de residentes y agencias interesados en el programa de Community Development Block Grant (CDBG).

La Ciudad espera recibir la notificacion del propuesto $914,217 para el ano fiscal 2011 CDBG. Los commentarios que se reciban seran considerados para la preparacion de el Plan de Accion para el ano de 2011/2012. Los interesados se les favorese atender y hacer conocer sus puntos de vista. Tambien estamos acceptando aplicaciones de solicitud de financiación para fondos de CDBG para el Ano Fiscal 2011 (Octubre 2011 hasta el 30 de Septiembre 2012). Estos fondos pueden ser utilizados para actividades que benefician a las zonas o personas de bajos recursos. Applicaciones estan disponibles en la direccion indicada o accessar la applicacion a las zonas o personas de bajos recursos. Applicaciones estan disponibles en la direccion indicada o accessar la applicacion en la pagina de web, Las solicitudes se deben presentar en nuestra oficina no mas tarde, 5:00 p.m. Lunes, 21 de Febrero, 2011.

The Public Hearings are scheduled as follows/Las Audencias Publicas son programados:

DATE/FECHA:                      Tuesday, March 8, 2011                      Tuesday, March 22, 2011

PLACE/LUGAR:       City Hall Council Chambers      Olivarez Community Center

1201 E. 8th Street                    722 E. Mayberry

Mission, TX 78572                  Mission, TX 78572

TIME/HORA:                        5:30 PM                                   5:30 PM

Accommodations for handicapped individuals shall be provided upon request. Arrangements can also be made for Spanish translation. Please notify the department at least three days in advance of meeting. For more information, please call or come by our office.

Las presentaciones se harán en español para aquellas personas que asi lo desean. Personas con impedimentos, quienes necesiten comunicarse mas efectivamente y quienes necesiten asistencia para entender o interpretes para comunicarse pueden ser requeridos contactando al Departmento de Desarrollo Cominitario con tres dias laborables previos a cualquier junta para poder hacer los arreglos correspondientes. Comentarios o para más información favor de llamar o pasar a nuestra ofina.

Jo Anne Longoria

Community Development Director

City of Mission

1201 E. 8th Street

Mission, Texas 78572

(956) 580-8670

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