In accordance with the federal regulations governing the use of CDBG and HOME funds and the County’s Substantial Change Policy, the cancellation of one activity and an increase in funding to two other activities that were included in Lancaster County’s 2015 Annual Action Plan will constitute a “substantial change”. The public is hereby informed of the substantial changes to the 2015 Annual Action Plan:
Cancelled Activity: City’s Rental Housing Activity for Fiscal Year 2015
Appropriation of Additional Funds: Program funding in the amount of $250,000 for the City of Lancaster’s Home Repair Activity for Fiscal Year 2015. The additional funding is reprogrammed HOME funding from the cancelled Rental Housing Activity.
Appropriation of Additional Funds: The additional appropriation of program funding in the amount of $1,225,000 for a County Renter Occupied Housing Activity for Fiscal Year 2015. The additional funding is program income generated from the repayment of loans and will be used for the rehabilitation of renter units for the Whistlestop View Apartments, located in Elizabethtown Borough.
The public is invited to comment on the above changes in writing, by October 5th, to Justin Eby, 202 North Prince St., Ste. 400, Lancaster, PA 17603-3528.