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File #: 19-1722    Version: 1 Name: First Amendment: 2019 U.S. Dept of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) Action Plan Amendment
Type: resolution Status: Passed
File created: 10/17/2019 In control: Health and Community Services Committee
On agenda: Final action: 11/12/2019
Title: Joint resolution approving First Amendment to the 2019 United States Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Action Plan.
Attachments: 1. 2019 AAP 1st Amendment
Title
Joint resolution approving First Amendment to the 2019 United States Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Action Plan.

Staff Summary
* HUD requires the submission of an Annual Action Plan and associated amendments to govern the expenditure of federal funding.
* The Lake County Citizen Participation plan requires the execution and approval of an Action Plan Amendment for any new project or major change in scope of project.
* The First Amendment to the 2019 Annual Action Plan allocates $28,681 in new 2019 program income and reallocates $775,000 from stalled projects.
* Such reallocations require the proposed amendment to the Annual Action Plan be accompanied by a 30-day public comment period and public hearing.
* The Advisory and Recommendation Committees (ARCs) of the Housing and Community Development Commission (HCDC) recommended the replacement projects and programs for funding.

Body
RESOLUTION

WHEREAS, HUD requires the submission of an Annual Action Plan and associated amendments to govern the expenditure of federal funding; and

WHEREAS, the grant funding administered by Lake County Community Development requires prudent administration and timely spending to meet federal compliance requirements; and

WHEREAS, a new Grant Funding Allocation Policy has been proposed to both allocate new funding (e.g. program income) and re-allocate slow-spending grants and canceled projects on a timely and consistent basis; and

WHEREAS, such re-allocations require this proposed amendment to the Annual Action Plan accompanied by 30-day public comment period and public hearing, and

WHEREAS, the Lake County Citizen Participation plan requires the execution and approval of an Action Plan Amendment for any new project or major change in scope of project; and

WHEREAS, the First Amendment to the 2019 Annual Action Plan allocates $28,681 in new 2019 program income and reallocates $775,000 from stalled projects; and

WHEREAS, the canceled projects were profiled in the Grant...

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