Department of Neighborhoods to Report Accomplishments; Encourages Public Comments
The City of Toledo Department of Neighborhoods is seeking comments on its draft Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER).
Residents are invited to participate in a virtual public hearing and learn more about how the city used federal funding to benefit of low- and moderate-income residents during the program year 2020, which ended on June 30, 2021.
A summary of the draft CAPER will be presented at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 2. The public may attend the meeting virtually at this link: https://toledo-oh-gov.zoom.us/j/83764727325 or by telephone dial 866 528 2256, conference code: 800378.
Comments on the 2020 draft CAPER are welcome during the public hearing. The City of Toledo will accept written comments from the public beginning Tuesday, Aug. 31 through Tuesday, Sept. 14 at this address: City of Toledo, Department of Neighborhoods, 2020-2021 CAPER, One Government Center, Suite 1800, Toledo, Ohio 43604, or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The draft CAPER will be available for review beginning Monday, Aug. 30 on the website of the following organizations:
Office of the Mayor
City of Toledo Department of Neighborhoods
Clerk of Toledo City Council
Lucas Metropolitan Housing
Toledo Lucas County Homelessness Board
Toledo-Lucas County Public Library
Lucas County Board of Developmental Disabilities
The Fair Housing Center
- Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) for community, economic and housing development
- HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) for housing development
- Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) for the elimination of homelessness
- Neighborhood Stabilization Programs (NSP) for housing development
- Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes Grant
- Other U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development grants and grants from the U. S. Treasury
The Toledo Department of Neighborhoods works closely with the Toledo Lucas County Homelessness Board to assist in the goal of eliminating and reducing homelessness and with The Fair Housing Center, to affirmatively advance fair housing in Toledo. More information will be provided on the progress achieved in these areas during the public hearing.
The City of Toledo supports the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, please contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion ADA coordinator at 419-245-1198 or submit a request online at toledo.oh.gov/ada.