March 19 at 6PM-Louisville Metro Public Hearing on 2013-4 Action Plan for Federal Housing and Community Development Funds- This hearing will serve as March 2013 LVPC meeting

On Tuesday, March 19, Louisville Metro Government Department of Community Services and Revitalization will hold a public hearing to hear citizen priorities for the how Louisville Metro should use U.S. Department of Housing and Urban¬†Development (HUD) entitlement funds for the next year.¬† The hearing will be at Mayor’s Gallery, 527 W. Jefferson Street, 6:00 p.m.

Entitlement funding includes Community Development Block Grant, HOME Investment Partnership, Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG), and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA). Entitlement funds continue to be cut at the federal level, making continued prioritization of these funds of utmost importance.

Because this important hearing is the same date and time of our March 2013 Louisville Vacant Properties Campaign meeting, this hearing will serve as the the March LVPC Meeting.

The next Louisville Vacant Properties Campaign meeting will be Tuesday, April 16, 5:30-7:30 PM at Presbyterian Community Center, 701 S. Hancock Street.