Public Hearing – Town of Richwood


Town of Richwood, Louisiana

The Town of Richwood will hold a public hearing at 10:00 a.m. on June 12, 2019, at the Town Hall. The purpose of the meeting is to obtain views on the housing and community development needs of the Town and to discuss the submission of an application for funding under the State of Louisiana FY 2020 – FY 2021 Louisiana Community Development Block Grant (LCDBG) Program. The following items will be discussed at the hearing:

A. The amount of funds available for proposed community development and housing activities;
B. The range of activities available that may be undertaken, including the estimated amount of funds proposed to be used for activities that will benefit persons of low and moderate incomes;
C. The plans of the Town for minimizing displaced persons as a result of activities assisted with such funds and the benefits to be provided by the Town to persons actually displaced as a result of such activities; and
D. The Town’s past performance on LCDBG projects funded by the State of Louisiana.

All citizens, particularly low and moderate income persons and residents of slum and blighted areas of the Town are encouraged to attend this meeting.

Accommodations will be made for persons with disabilities and non-English speaking individuals provided that a three day notice is received by the Town.

Those citizens unable to attend this hearing may submit their views and proposals until fifteen days after the date of the hearing, in writing to:

Town of Richwood
2710 Martin Luther King Drive
Richwood, Louisiana 71202
Honorable Gerald Brown, Mayor