NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
PY 2023 -2024 Action Plan
The Town of Jupiter is preparing for its Program Year (PY) 2023 Action Plan and will conduct two public hearings in conjunction with the US Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD’s) formula program: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG). The public hearing will outline the Town’s objectives and priorities for PY 2023 -2024. The public will have a chance to ask questions and discuss in detail the community development needs in the Town of Jupiter.
At the public hearing, the Town will provide training on the CDBG program, which includes Section 3 compliance and the Fair Housing Act, including where to file complaints, and a discussion of protected classes and prohibitive Fair Housing practices. The public hearings will be held on January 26, 2023 at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. in the Jupiter Police Department Community Room, located at Town of Jupiter, 196 Military Trail, Jupiter, FL 33458. Persons needing special assistance such as translated materials or reasonable accommodation to provide comments or questions, contact Satu Oksanen, Manager, Neighborhood Services, at (561) 741-2524, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
PUBLIC NOTICE OF FINAL FUNDING ALLOCATIONS FOR THE TOWN OF JUPITER 2022-2026 CONSOLIDATED PLAN AND THE 2022-2023 ANNUAL ACTION PLAN AND NOTICE OF AVAILABLITY FOR PUBLIC REVIEW
The Town of Jupiter is an entitlement recipient of federal funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) under the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG). The overall goals of the plan are for infrastructure improvements, preventing homelessness and providing opportunities principally for low- and moderate- income persons including elderly, veterans, minorities, and persons with special needs. In order to receive these funds, the Town must adopt a Consolidated Plan. The final FY 2022-2026 Plan describes the proposed use of the funds and how these projects/activities will help achieve the overall goals and objectives outlined in the Town’s Consolidated Plan.
TOWN OF JUPITER
PROPOSED 2022-2023 FISCAL YEAR
ANNUAL ONE-YEAR ACTION PLAN
The Town anticipates receiving $294,022 in FY 2022-2023 funding (October 1, 2022 – September 30, 2023). The 2022-23 Action Plan seeks to address the community development and housing needs within the municipal limits of the Town. The overall goals of the plan are for critical infrastructure, drainage improvements, and housing activities for the low and moderate- income persons including elderly, veterans, minorities, and persons with special needs. In order to receive these funds, the Town must adopt an Annual Action Plan. The FY 2022-2023 Annual Action Plan describes the proposed use of the funds and how these projects/activities will help achieve the overall goals and objectives outlined in the Town’s 5-year Consolidated Plan for 2022-2026.
For the 2022-23 Action Plan, the Town is proposing to utilize the funds in the following manner:
North Pennock Lane Sidewalk & Drainage Improvements
Administration including Analysis of Impediments (AI) to Fair Housing Choice study
Public Comment & Public Hearings
The Town will hold a public meeting for both plans on August 4, 2022 during a regularly scheduled meeting of the Town Council at 7 pm in the Town Hall Council Chambers, 210 Military Trail. Citizens, agencies, and all interested parties are encouraged to review the proposed 2022-26 Consolidated Plan and the 2022-23 Action Plan and provide comments. Copies of the proposed plans are available for review and comment during the comment period commencing September 19, 2022 and ending October 20, 2022. The document can be viewed at the Town of Jupiter Police Department, Neighborhood Services office, 196 Military Trail, Jupiter, FL 33458 during the hours of 8:30 am to 4:00 pm or on the Town’s website at www.jupiter.fl.us. All interested parties who were unable to attend the public hearings but desire to submit written comments by email, may do so by addressing them to Satu Oksanen, Manager of Neighborhood Services 561-741-2524 email SatuO@jupiter.fl.us. All written comments must be received no later than October 20, 2022 by 5 p.m. to be considered and submitted to HUD.