Hearing set on Columbus' action plan

The Department of Community Reinvestment of the Columbus Consolidated Government is seeking public comments on its draft action plan for allocating Community Development Block Grant and Home funds beginning July 1.

An action plan is required by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The public is invited to offer comments on the draft during a 6 p.m. Monday, April 13, hearing at the Government Center Annex, 420 10th St.

During a 30-day public comment period, residents also may view copies of the draft from April 14 through May 13. Copies of the draft are available for review at these locations:

420 10th St., Government Center Annex, Community Reinvestment Office100 10th St., Government Center, Office of the city manager4225 University Ave., Columbus State University Simon Schwob Memorial Library3000 Macon Road, The Columbus Public Library640 Veterans Parkway, Mildred Terry Branch Library5689 Armour Road, North Columbus Branch Library2034 S. Lumpkin Road, South Columbus Branch Library

A draft of the annual action plan is also available on the city’s website at www.columbusga.org/CommuntyReinvestmentDepartment For questions regarding the meeting or the draft, call Mark McCollum at 706-653-4613.