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July 27, 2012 - City of Mission CDBG

CITY OF MISSION
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT
ENTITLEMENT PROGRAM
FINAL ACTION PLAN 2012-2013

In compliance with the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development Community Development Block Grant Program rules and regulations, the City of Mission hereby announces its proposed Final Action Plan 2012-2013 for its Twenty Ninth Year Entitlement Program. On June 11, 2012 the Mayor and City Council approved funding recommendations and amended June 23, 2012 for the Final Action Plan 2012-2013 utilizing the following:

            2012 CDBG allocation                                    $860,882

            Estimated Reprogrammed funds            $ 31,484

            Estimated General Fund*                        $ 29,088*

            Total funds available                                    $921,454

*This is an estimated Budget; Final Budget will be officially approved during the month of September 2012 by the City of Mission Council in accordance with City Charter.

2012 ACTION PLAN

PROJECT NAME:                        (05A) AMIGOS DEL VALLE

FUNDING:                                    $8,300

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:            Funding will be utilized to provide senior activities at the Arnaldo Ramirez Senior Center

ELIGIBILITY:                                    SENIOR SERVICES 570.201(e)

PROJECT NAME:                        (05A) AREA AGENCY ON AGING

FUNDING:                                    $10,000

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:            Funding will be utilized to assist seniors with medications, hearing Aids and dentures.

ELIGIBILITY:                                    SENIOR SERVICES 570.201(e)

PROJECT NAME:                        (05M) DENTISTS WHO CARE

FUNDING:                                    $10,000

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:            Funding to provide free dental care to low/mod children at eligible Mission schools.

ELIGIBILITY:                                    HEALTH SERVICES 570.201(e)

PROJECT NAME:                        (05N) CHILDREN’S ADVOCACY CENTER

FUNDING:                                    $10,000

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:            Funding will provide for counseling services.

ELIGIBILITY:                                    ABUSED AND NEGLECTED CHILDREN                                                                         570.201(e)

PROJECT NAME:                        (14H) HOUSING ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

FUNDING:                                    $724,934

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:            Funding will provide Housing Reconstruction to approximately fifthteen (15) eligible low  
          
                                    moderate-income families whose homes are not adequate to live in$674,934

                                                Funding will provide Housing Rehabilitation to                                                                         approximately two (2) eligible low moderate-                                                                        income families whose homes are deteriorated                                                                         and in need of repair            $ 50,000

ELIGIBILTY:                                    REHAB; SINGLE UNIT RESIDENTIAL 570.202

PROJECT NAME:                        (14H) HOUSING ADMINISTRATION

FUNDING:                                    $50,207

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:            Funding for staff costs for administration, operation and maintenance expenses relative to
                                                the development, implementation, and monitoring of the overall Housing program.

ELIGIBILTY:                                    GENERAL PROGRAM ADMINISTRATION                                                                         570.202

PROJECT NAME:                        (21A) CDBG ADMINISTRATION

FUNDING:                                    $108,013

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:            Funding for staff costs for administration, operation and maintenance expenses relative to
                                                the development, implementation, and monitoring of the overall CDBG program.

ELIGIBILITY:                                    GENERAL PROGRAM ADMINISTRATION                                                                         570.206

In accordance, with Title I f the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended, Phase XI of the City of Mission’s Entitlement Community Development Block Grant Program, provides maximum feasible priority to activities benefiting low to moderate income residents and will aid in the prevention and elimination of substandard living conditions within the community of Mission. The activities will be administered and are designed for use by and benefit the residents of neighbrhoods predominately consisting of low to moderate-income persons.

After the public comment period expires and comments are considered the Final Action Plan 2012-2013 wil be submitted to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, 106 S. St. Mary;s Suite 405, San Antonio, TX 78205.

For further information on the Final Action Plan 2012-2013, contact Ms. Jo Anne Longoria, Community Development Director at (956) 580-8670.                       

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