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Toledo Department of Neighborhoods to report accomplishments, encourages Public Comments

The City of Toledo Department of Neighborhoods is seeking comments on its draft Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER). 

Residents are invited to participate in a virtual public hearing and learn more about how the city used federal funding to benefit of low- and moderate-income residents during the program year 2020, which ended on June 30, 2021.

A summary of the draft CAPER will be presented at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021. The public may attend the meeting virtually at this link: https://toledo-oh-gov.zoom.us/j/83764727325, or by calling 866-528-2256 with conference code 800378.

Comments on the 2020 draft CAPER are welcome during the public hearing. The City of Toledo will accept written comments from the public beginning Tuesday, Aug. 31 through Tuesday, Sept. 14 at this address: City of Toledo, Department of Neighborhoods, 2020-2021 CAPER, One Government Center, Suite 1800, Toledo, Ohio 43604, or by email to monica.brown@toledo.oh.gov.

The draft CAPER will be available for review beginning Monday, Aug. 30 on the websites of the following organizations:

·         Toledo Department of Neighborhoods, One Government Center, 18th Floor, toledo.oh.gov/departments/neighborhoods

·         Lucas Metropolitan Housing, 435 Nebraska Ave., www.lucasmha.org

·         Office of the Mayor, One Government Center, 22nd Floor, toledo.oh.gov/government/mayor

·         Toledo Lucas County Homelessness Board, 1220 Madison Ave., Toledo, Ohio 43604, www.endinghomelessnesstoledo.org

·         Clerk of Council, Toledo City Council, One Government Center, 21st floor, toledo.oh.gov/government/city-council/

·         Toledo Lucas County Public Library, 325 Michigan St., www.toledolibrary.org

·         The Fair Housing Center, 326 N. Erie St., Toledo, Ohio 43604, www.toledofhc.org

·         Lucas County Board of Developmental Disabilities, 1154 Larc Lane, Toledo, Ohio 43614, www.lucasdd.info

The 2020 draft CAPER presentation will provide an assessment of the federally funded programs monitored by the Toledo Department of Neighborhoods:

·         Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) for community, economic and housing development

·         HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) for housing development

·         Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) for the elimination of homelessness

·         Neighborhood Stabilization Programs (NSP) for housing development

·         Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes Grant

·         Other U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development grants and grants from the U.S. Treasury

The Toledo Department of Neighborhoods works closely with the Toledo Lucas County Homelessness Board to assist in the goal of eliminating and reducing homelessness, and with The Fair Housing Center to affirmatively advance fair housing in Toledo. More information will be provided on the progress achieved in these areas during the public hearing.

The City of Toledo supports the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, please contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion ADA coordinator at 419-245-1198 or submit a request online at toledo.oh.gov/ada.


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