The City of Malden and the North Suburban Consortium (NSC) comprised of the communities of Malden, Medford, Arlington, Everett, Chelsea, Melrose, Revere and Winthrop, acting by and through the Malden Redevelopment Authority (MRA) completed a draft of the Annual Action Plan for 2017-2018.
This Draft Plan includes the proposed spending plan for federal grant funding for the 2017-2018 Program Year. The Draft Plan will be available for review and public comment April 12 through May 13, 2017 at the MRA, 17 Pleasant St., Malden (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 8am to 5pm; Tuesday 8am to 7pm; Friday 8am to 12pm) and at the Offices of Planning & Community Development in the NSC. The Draft Plan includes applications for the Community Development Block Grant and the HOME Program for Program Year July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018. The Draft Plan can also be viewed at www.maldenredevelopment.com.
There will be a public hearing on the draft Annual Action Plan and the possible re-prioritization of strategic plan goals in the five-year Malden Consolidated Plan Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 5:30 PM, at MRA Rehab Office, 176 Pearl St., Malden.
All written comments received will be included in the Final Plan sent to HUD along with the City’s responses. Comments may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or sent in writing on or before May 13 to the Malden Redevelopment Authority, 17 Pleasant St., Malden, MA 02148, Attn: Nick Pernice.
The Draft Plan is subject to change and requires approval by the Malden City Council. Applicants will be notified in writing by July 2017 for Program Year 2017-2018 awards. Applicants should not assume their proposal has been accepted for funding until they receive written notification.