Everett City Council has scheduled a public hearing on May 6, 2015 to take action on a resolution adopting Everett's portion of the Draft Consolidated Plan for 2015-2019. The public hearing is scheduled in the Everett City Council Chambers at 6:30 p.m., William E. Moore Historic City Hall located at 3002 Wetmore Avenue in Everett. The public is encouraged to attend the public hearing. Staff will also be presenting the information to City Council on April 29, 2015 as a briefing item.
The Everett Consolidated Plan (PDF) applies to the City’s use of funds for housing and community development activities for the period from 2010 to 2014. The Plan was prepared in response to the federal mandate that communities receiving certain formula allocations of funds develop a strategic approach for addressing the priority needs of low- and moderate-income households in the community. It applies to the City’s use of Community Development Block Grant and HOME Investment Partnership funds.
The Consolidated Plan (PDF) describes the needs of low- and moderate-income Everett residents, the ways in which funds will be used address those needs, and the 3 basic goals of the HUD programs: