Posted Tuesday, October 18th, 2011

A public hearing, followed by a meeting of the Community Development Revenue Sharing Advisory Committee, will be held on Nov. 2 at 5:30 p.m. in the Freeholder Public Meeting Room on the 5th Floor of the county’s Administration and Records Building on Court Street in Morristown.

The public is invited to attend the hearing, which will target the federal Community Development Block Grant, Home Investment Partnerships and Emergency Solutions Grant programs that are administered by the Morris County Division of Community Development.

Agenda items include program performance from July 1, 2010, through June 30, 2011; housing, homeless and community development needs; and the 2012 application process.

The building is fully accessible. If an interpreter or other assistance is needed,
the Community Development Office should be contacted one-week prior to the meeting date at 973-285-6060 or, for the hearing/speech-impaired, 800-852-7897 (TDD).

Then an Orientation Meeting for potential applicants for the 2012 Community Development Block Grant, HOME Investment Partnership and Emergency Solutions Grant funds will be held on Nov. 3 at 2 p.m. and at 6 p.m. in the Knox Room on the 5th Floor of the Administration and Records Building on Court Street in Morristown.

This meeting will provide instruction in the completion of the grant application(s) as well as information relative to the grant process, award and regulations set forth by the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

More information may be obtained by contacting the Community Development Office at 973-285-6060.