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Notice of Public Hearing regarding the County's current Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) project


Notice of Public Hearing 

St. Lawrence County will hold a public hearing on Monday, May 24, 2021 at 5:10 PM in the 
Board of Legislators Chamber at the County Courthouse, 48 Court Street, Canton, for the 
purpose of hearing public comments on the County’s current Community Development Block 
Grant (CDBG) project: Direct Homeownership Assistance Program, Round #23; Grant No. 
1106HO321‐19; grant award: $ 550,000. 

The CDBG program is administered by the New York State Office of Community Renewal (OCR), 
and provides resources to eligible local governments for housing, economic development, 
public facilities, public infrastructure, and planning activities, with the principal purpose of 
benefitting low/moderate income persons. The hearing is being conducted pursuant to Section 
570.486, Subpart I of the CFR and in compliance with the requirements of the Housing and 
Community Development Act of 1974, as amended. 

The hearing will provide further information about the progress of the ongoing CDBG project. 
Comments related to the effectiveness of administration of the CDBG project will also be 
received at this time.  

The Board of Legislators Chamber is accessible to persons with disabilities. If special 
accommodations are needed for persons with disabilities, those with hearing impairments, or 
those in need of translation from English, those individuals should contact John Tenbusch at the 
County Planning Office, 315‐379‐2292 at least one week in advance of the hearing date to allow 
for necessary arrangements.  

Written comments may also be submitted to Jason C. Pfotenhauer, Planning Director, at St. 
Lawrence County Planning Office, 48 Court Street, Canton, NY  13617‐1169 or by email to  until Friday, June 4, 2021. 


Notice of Public Hearing regarding the County's current Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) project