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City of Mission Community Development


The City of Mission will conduct public hearings to solicit comments from interested residents and agencies for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program. The City is expecting to receive notification of the proposed fiscal year 2012 CDBG allocation, which is anticipated to be $860,882. Comments received will be considered for preparation of the City of Mission’s Action Plan.  Interested parties are encouraged to attend and make their views known. We are accepting funding request forms for CDBG funds for Fiscal Year 2012 (October 1, 2012 through September 30, 2013). Applications can be picked up at the address listed below or download from website,  The applications are due in our office by 5:00 p.m., Friday, February 17, 2012.

La Ciudad de Mission estara conduciendo una junta de audencia publica para solicitar commentarios de resesidentes y agencias interesados en el programa de Community Development Block Grant (CDBG). La Cuidad espera recibir la notificacion del propuesto $860,882 para el ano fiscal 2012 CDBG. Los commentarios que se reciban seran considerados para la preparacion de el Plan de Action. Los interesados se les favorese atender y hacer conocer sus puntos de vista. Tambien estamos acceptando aplicaciones de solicitud de financiación para fondos de CDBG para el Ano Fiscal 2012 (Octubre 2012 hasta 30 de Septiembre 2013). Aplicaciones estan disponibles en la direction indicada o accessar la aplicacion en la pagina de web, Las solicitudes se deben presentar en nuestra oficina antes de las 5:00p.m. Viernes, 17 de Febrero, 2012.

CDBG funds may be used to finance any activity that accomplishes one of the following national objectives.

Los fondos de el programa CDBG pueden ser utilizados para financiar algun actividad que logre uno de los sigiente objectivos  nationales.

  1. Principally benefits low and moderate income persons./Beneficia principalmente a personas de bajos recursos.
  1. Aids in the prevention or elimination of slum and blighted areas/Ayuda en la prevención o eliminación de barrios marginales y deterioradas.
  1. Meets a need having a particular urgency/ Responde a una necesidad de urgencia particular

The Public Hearings are scheduled as follows/Las Audencias Publicas son programados:

DATE/FECHA: Tuesday, March 6, 2012 Tuesday, March 20, 2012
PLACE/LUGAR: City Hall Council Chambers Leo Marcell Elementary
1201 E. 8th Street 1101 N Holland
Mission TX 78572 Mission, TX 78572
TIME/HORA: 5:30 PM 5:30 PM

Accommodations for handicapped individuals shall be provided upon request. Arrangements can also be made for Spanish translation. Please notify the department at least three days in advance of meeting. For more information,  please call or come by our office.

Las presentaciones se harán en español para aquellas personas que así lo desean. Personas con impedimentos, quienes necesiten comunicarse mas efectivamente y quienes necesiten asistencia para entender o interpretes para comunicarse pueden ser requeridos contactando al Departamento de Desarrollo Comunitario con tres días laborables previos a cualquier junta para poder hacer los arreglos correspondientes. Comentarios o para más información favor de llamar o pasar a nuestra oficina.

Jo Anne Longoria
Community Development Director
City of Mission
1201 E. 8th Street
Mission, Texas 78572
(956) 580-8670

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