November 28, 2023
Hearst Center for the Arts
304 W Seerley Blvd.
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
CF Resident Public Meeting: Consolidated Plans for the 2024-2028 Planning Period
Tuesday, November 28, 2023
To engage in the planning process and share input with the planning team, residents are encouraged to attend one of three public meetings. Or participate participate by taking the online survey.
In accordance with federal regulations at 24 CFR Part 91, notice is hereby given to residents of the City of Waterloo and the City of Cedar Falls of public meetings associated with the development of the Cities' Consolidated Plans for the 2024-2028 planning period. Also underway is a joint fair housing study that will consider whether all Waterloo and Cedar Falls residents have equal housing opportunities. The Cities’ Consolidated Plans will assess the Cities' current housing markets, discuss characteristics of the their respective populations, identify community improvement priorities, and outline a plan to fund and implement them. The fair housing study, called an "Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice" will identify barriers to equal access to housing and will propose fair and affordable housing strategies to overcome those impediments. These plans are required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the Cities to receive Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) funds.
To engage in the planning process and share input with the planning team, residents are encouraged to attend one of three public meetings:
Cedar Falls Resident Meeting:
Tuesday, November 28 at 5:30 PM
Hearst Center for the Arts
304 W Seerley Blvd., Cedar Falls, IA 50613
Service Provider Meeting (for organizations and people who provide community services and resources in Waterloo or Cedar Falls):
Wednesday, November 29 at 3:00 PM
Waterloo Center for the Arts
225 Commercial St., Waterloo, IA 50701
Waterloo Resident Meeting:
Wednesday, November 29 at 5:30 PM
Cedar Valley Sportsplex
300 Jefferson St., Waterloo, IA 50701
Residents can also participate by taking an online survey, which may be accessed here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/wcfconplanai.
Disability Assistance: The City of Waterloo Community Development office will make efforts to provide reasonable accommodations to disabled members of the public wishing to participate in development of the plans. To request accommodation, please call the Community Development office at 319-291- 4429.
Translation/Interpretation Assistance: The City of Waterloo Community Development office will make efforts to provide translation and/or interpretation assistance for public meetings and program information. Please call the Community Development office at 319-291-4429 if translation services are needed.
More Information: To learn more about the project, visit www.WaterlooCedarFallsHUD.com. Initial drafts of these plans and studies will be shared for public review and comment beginning in March 2024. For more information, please contact Mosaic Community Planning at (470) 435-6020 or firstname.lastname@example.org.