120 South Mechanic Street Carthage, New York 13619    Phone: (315) 493-1060 Fax: (315) 493-7201

Notice of Public Hearing
Village of Carthage

The Village of Carthage will hold a public hearing on February 16, 2021 at 6:10 p.m. via Zoom video/teleconference for the purpose of hearing public comments on Village of Carthage’s community development needs, and to discuss the possible submission of one or more Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) applications for the Current Program Year of 2020. Due to public health and safety concerns related to COVID-19, the public hearing will not be held in person. Instructions to access the meeting will be posted on the village website at villageofcarthagenycom prior to the hearing date. The CDBG program is administered by the New York State Office of Community Renewal (OCR), and will make available to eligible local governments approximately 49 million for the Current Program Year 2020, for housing, economic development, public facilities, public infrastructure, and planning activities, with the principal purpose of benefitting low/moderate income persons. The hearing will provide further information about the CDBG program and will allow for citizen participation in the development of any proposed grant applications and/or to provide technical assistance to develop alternate proposals. Comments on the CDBG program or proposed project(s) will be received at this time. The hearing is being conducted pursuant to Section 570.486, Subpart I of the CFR and in compliance with the requirements of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended.

The location of hearing is accessible to persons with disabilities. If special accommodations are needed for persons with disabilities, those with hearing impairments, or those in need of translation from English, those individuals should contact Kristy O'Shaughnessy, Village Clerk/Treasurer, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at least one week in advance of the hearing date to allow for necessary arrangements. Written comments may also be submitted to Kristy O'Shaughnessy, Village Clerk/Treasurer, at 120 South Mechanic Street Carthage, New York 13619 until February 10, 2021.