Annual CDBG Public Input

The City of Pittsfield has scheduled 2 nights for receiving input for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG). These public input sessions are being held by the Pittsfield Department of Community Development to assist in the preparation of the City’s 2019 Annual Action Plan. The Annual Action Plan will utilize Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds to address the needs of low and moderate-income persons and households as required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
You can provide input on things like housing rehabilitation, jobs, code enforcement, demolition of vacant building, sidewalk reconstruction, park improvements, and other neighborhood issues.
Annual CDBG Public Input
Choose a Night and Provide Your Input 

Monday, February 12, 2018 – 5:30 p.m. Morningside Community School 
Community Room 100 Burbank Street, Pittsfield, MA


Monday, February 26, 2018 – 5:30 p.m. Conte Community School 
Community Room 200 West Union Street, Pittsfield, MA

If you are unable to attend a public input session, you can submit your comments by contacting the Department of Community Development, City Hall, 70 Allen Street, Room 205, Pittsfield, MA. Call (413) 499-9368 or TTY (413) 499-9340. Public comments may also be submitted by e-mail at Persons with special needs should contact the Department of Community Development and every effort will be made to accommodate your request.

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