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Posted on: November 1, 2019

City of Marietta's CDBG Proposed Amendment- Reallocation of Funds

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November 1, 2019

CONTACT: Kelsey Thompson-White, Community Development Manager


MARIETTA - A Public Review Meeting will be held at 11:00 a.m. on November 21, 2019 at 268 Lawrence Street, Suite 200 Marietta, Georgia to receive comments on the Re-Allocation of CDBG funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Funding received through this program is allocated to various activities that serve the needs of low and moderate-income persons of Marietta, GA. This Amendment is classified as substantial and warrants a Public Review Meeting and 30-day Public Comment period. A 30-day Public Comment period begins November 1, 2019 and ends December 2, 2019. Please direct all comments/inquiries to: Kelsey Thompson-White. 268 Lawrence Street, Suite 200, Marietta, GA 30060; Telephone: 770-794-5437 or e-mail to: All comments must be received by 5:00 PM on December 2, 2019. 

Transfer from PY18: Public Works and Facilities ($128,621.35) to PY19: Housing Rehabilitation ($67,621.35); Elderly/Disabled Grants ($40,000); Activity Service Delivery ($21,000). Transfer from PY19 Public Services- Marietta Mentoring for Leadership ($9,750) to PY19 Public Services- Center for Family Resources ($9,750). 

The City of Marietta supports Equal Opportunity and Fair Housing and does not discriminate in any of its Block Grant Programs based on race, color, creed, ethnicity, sex, familial status, age, religion, or disability. No displacement will occur because of the activities described herein. Should displacement occur, the City of Marietta will implement the provisions required by CFR 570.606. The City does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission of, access to, or treatment of, or employment, the programs and activities described herein. An interpreter is available upon request to assist persons with limited English proficiency. Any requests for reasonable accommodation required by an individual to fully participate in any open meetings, programs, or activities of the City Community Development Division should be directed to: Kelsey Thompson-White, Community Development Manager, 268 Lawrence Street, Suite 200, Marietta, GA 30060. 

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