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File #: ID 19-0333    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 4/29/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: 5/21/2019 Final action: 5/21/2019
Title: Resolution Authorizing Submission of the Annual Action Plan Application for Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) Program Funds and the Conduct of HOPWA Program Activities for the 2019-2020 Fiscal Year
Attachments: 1. 19-0333 HOPWA Resolutiondocx.pdf

Title

Resolution Authorizing Submission of the Annual Action Plan Application for Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) Program Funds and the Conduct of HOPWA Program Activities for the 2019-2020 Fiscal Year

 

Body

Department: Neighborhood Development

Council District: Citywide

 

Public Hearing: Yes

Advertising Date/By: April 29, 2019

 

Contact 1 and Phone: Stanley Wilson, 373-2509

Contact 2 and Phone: Caitlin Bowers, 433-7266

 

PURPOSE:

As a condition of receiving federal Housing and Urban Development (HUD) formula grants funds, the City of Greensboro must submit an application (the Annual Action Plan) on behalf of Greensboro and HOME Program Consortium member jurisdictions Burlington, Guilford, and Alamance counties by June 11, 2019 after City Council approval.

 

BACKGROUND:

The Annual Action Plan describes how the City and HOME Consortium partners plan to meet ongoing commitments and mandates using the anticipated FY 2019-2020 awards.

 

HOPWA Funding for the City of Greensboro ($474,056)

 

Proposed Use of HOPWA Funds:

Housing assistance for persons living with HIV/AIDS.

 

BUDGET IMPACT:

$474,056 in new federal HOPWA grant funds will be available to address housing assistance needs for people living with HIV/AIDS in the Eligible Metropolitan Statistical Area (EMSA) that includes Guilford, Randolph, and Rockingham Counties.

 

RECOMMENDATION / ACTION REQUESTED:

Request that Council conduct a public hearing to receive comment on the proposed FY 2019-2020 Annual Plan application and adopt the attached resolutions to authorize submission of federal program plans and funding application to HUD.

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