The Village of Norris City will hold a public hearing on January 17, 2023, at 10:00 A.M., in Norris City at the Village Hall to provide interested parties an opportunity to express their views on the proposed federal funded Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) project. Persons with disabilities or non-English speaking persons who wish to attend the public hearing and need assistance should contact the Village Hall, 406 S. Division, Norris City, IL 618-378-3611 no later than January 12, 2023. Every effort will be made to make reasonable accommodations for these persons.
On or about January 19, 2023, Norris City intends to apply to the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity for a grant from the State CDBG program. This program is funded by Title 1 of the federal Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended. These funds are to be used for a community development project that will include the following activities: Constructing the Service Area IV water main replacements and Raw Watermain Repairs. The total amount of CDBG funds to be requested is $1,235,550.00. The amount of CDBG funds proposed to be used for activities that will benefit low-to-moderate income persons is $696,973.75.
Information related to this project will be available for review prior to the public hearing as of January 7, 2022, at Village Hall, 406 S. Division, Norris City, IL between the hours of 8:00 A.M. and 4:00 P.M Monday- Friday and the office of Brown and Roberts, Inc., 1 Westridge Road. Harrisburg, IL 618-252-8111 between the hours of 8:00 A.M. and 4:00 P.M. Monday- Friday, on behalf of the Village of Norris City. Interested citizens are invited to provide comments regarding these issues either at the public hearing or by prior written statement. Written comments should be submitted to the Village Clerk, at the Village Hall, 406 S. Division, Norris City, IL 618-378-3611 no later than January 17, 2023, in order to ensure placement of such comments in the official record of the public hearing proceedings. This project will result in no displacement of any persons or businesses. For additional information concerning the proposed project, please contact Brown and Roberts, Inc. 618-252-8111 between the hours of 8:00 A.M. and
4:00 P.M. Monday- Friday or write to Brown & Roberts, Inc. 1 Westridge Road, Harrisburg, IL