STATE OF MAINE
NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT AND DRAFT AVAILABLITY
2016 ANNUAL ACTION PLAN
FOR CDBG, HOME and ESG
The Maine State Housing Authority and the Department of Economic and Community Development are drafting the annual Action Plan for 2016 and encourage citizens to comment.
The state’s 2015-2019 Consolidated Plan outlined the strategies that the Maine State Housing Authority and the Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) will develop to address low and moderate income housing and community development needs throughout the non-urbanized areas of Maine. The annual Action Plan directs how the state will meet current and future needs and priorities in the coming year. The plan describes the various housing and community development initiatives that the State intends to undertake, including funding levels and target populations. The plan identifies the following areas as top priorities: improve housing quality, expand the supply of affordable housing, help Maine people attain housing stability, improve economic opportunity and improve public infrastructure.
The draft Action Plan is available on the Internet at http://www.mainehousing.org and http://www.maine.gov/decd .
MaineHousing and DECD will hold a public hearing to receive comments on the draft Action Plan on November 10, 2015 at 2:00 pm at the Maine State Housing Authority at 353 Water Street, Augusta.
If you are unable to attend and would like to make a comment, please direct your communication to:
Maine State Housing Authority
353 Water Street
Augusta, ME 04330-4633
Telephone: (207) 626-4600 (voice)
Maine Relay 711
Comments on the draft Action Plan will be accepted until close of business on November 10, 2015.
2016 Annual Action Plan - Draft For Comment