Public Notices CDBG-MIT

  1. MIT Advisory Committee Meeting March 31, 2021

The purpose of this meeting was to provide background on the CDBG-MIT grant and the Committee’s charge, and then hold a discussion about how the Committee and staff working together should fulfill that charge.

COMMITTEE CHARGE

Transparency: advise on best means of keeping the public informed

Input: consider actual and perceived project impacts on neighborhoods

Forum: provide recommendations for smooth implementation

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  1. CDBG-MIT Amendment  1

Substantial Amendment No. 1 to the CDBG-MIT Action Plan designated specific projects and budgets for a portion of this funding as follows:

 1) Stormwater Infrastructure Projects to prevent repetitive loss in the Blanco Gardens area: $16 million for two projects: Blanco Gardens Drainage Improvements and Blanco Riverine Flood Mitigation

2) Flood Early Warning System as described in the CDBG-MIT Action Plan $300,000

3) Purchase of Additional Signs and Barricades $60,000

 San Marcos citizens are encouraged to review the proposed changes and comment on them! The citizen review and comment period for Substantial Amendment No. 1 to the CDBG-MIT Plan will be from Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. through  Sunday, April 18, 2021 at 9:00 p.m.  

 Comments must be made in writing and should include the sender’s full name and physical address.  Comments may be sent electronically to CDBG@sanmarcostx.gov or by mail to:  City of San Marcos, Attention: CDBG Office, 630 E. Hopkins Street, San Marcos, Texas, 78666. 

 For more information, please contact Carol Griffith, Housing and Community Development Manager, cgriffith@sanmarcostx.gov or 512-393-8147.

Click links below for more details regarding the proposed amendment 

Presentation CDBG-MIT Grant from  March 1, 2021 Zoom Webinar