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Public Workshop to gather comments and ideas about an outdoor sports complex for the community.
DATE: January 29, 2019
TIME: 5:30 p.m.
PLACE: Orange Public Library (Ira Williamson Meeting Room – inside Orange Public Library) 220 N.5th Street Orange,Texas 77630
On Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at a regularly scheduled City Council Meeting, held in the City of Orange Public Library Auditorium, 220 N. 5th Street, Orange Texas, at 9:00 a.m., a public hearing was held to receive citizen comments on the proposed use of CDBG-DR disaster recovery funds received from the General Land Office for Hurricane Harvey-4332 recovery grant funds for infrastructure projects. Eligible projects include: Flood Control/Drainage Projects, Acquisition/Buyout, Water Systems, Wastewater Systems, Roads/Streets, Debris Removal, Fire Protection Facilities, Gas Systems, Community Centers, Demo/Rehab of Public Buildings, Economic Development, and Public Services/Crime Prevention. The projects proposed for application are: Coopers Gully Lining Phase II, Regional Sewer Lift Station, Fire Truck designed to traverse floodwaters, Radio Tower, Community Center, Demolition of Cove School, updated City Master Plan, Acquisition/Buyouts, Water Tower Rehabilitation, Box Culvert Construction and Sluice Gates. Written citizen comments will be received at 803 W. Green Avenue, Room 201, Orange Texas, 77630, City of Orange City Hall 409-883-1055 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. The comment period has been extended and comments will be received until Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. close of the business day.
The City of Orange is in the process of developing Federal Grant Applications for mitigation and disaster recovery following Hurricane Harvey. Eligible projects include residential structure elevations, drainage improvements and updating the City’s Master Plan. If you are a resident of the City of Orange and are interested in a grant to elevate your residence please contact MPTX at 409-379-2790 or via email at email@example.com to receive your informational packet. Informational packets may also be obtained on the second floor of Central Fire Station located at 501 N. 7th Street.
Commissioner George P. Bush announced the
release of the application for the Homeowner Assistance Program in South EastTexas today, Nov. 28, 2018.
Applicants may be
eligible for assistance if they owned their home, it was damaged or destroyed
by Hurricane Harvey, and it was their primary residence, among other
eligibility factors. The applications will be considered for award on a
first-come, first-serve basis, according to the priorities outlined in the
Regional Housing Guidelines.
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