Public Comment Period for Proposed Amendments to HOME Program Budget

7/3/2017 — Notice is hereby given that the Dakota County CDA has opened a 30-day public comment period on proposed amendments to the Dakota County HOME Investment Partnership (HOME) Program Budget for Program Years 2014, 2015, 2016 and available, if any, program income.

Proposed amendment:

The Dakota County CDA is proposing to allocate approximately $135,000 of available HOME funds to Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity, Inc. for the purpose of reconstructing three single family homes located at 941 Gorman Avenue, West St. Paul; 1081 Gorman Avenue, West St. Paul; and 135 9th Avenue North, South St. Paul. When the single family homes are completed and ready for occupancy, Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity will sell the homes to buyers meeting the eligibility criteria.

The Dakota County CDA will accept comments now through July 31, 2017. Upon request, this amendment will be available in an alternative format by contacting the Dakota County CDA.

Please submit written and/or oral comments to the CDA to the attention of Kathy Kugel, Housing Finance Program Coordinator, Dakota County CDA, 1228 Town Centre Drive, Eagan, MN 55123.  Telephone:  651-675-4478, Fax: 651-287-8052, MN Relay Service: 1-800-627-3529.

Approval of the amendment, subject to consideration of public comments, will be on the agenda of the Dakota County Board of Commissioners meeting to be held at the Dakota County Government Center, Administration Center, Boardroom (third floor), 1590 Highway 55, Hastings, MN 55033 on August 1, 2017 at 9:00 a.m.