Public Notice

Notice is hereby given that the County of Marshall will conduct a Public Heaing to discuss the housing needs in the County of Marshall. The U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development will be providing funds under the HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) to the Northern Panhandle Home Consortium. This Consortium consists of the City of Wheeling, the City of Weirton, the County of Brooke, the County of Hancock, the County of Ohio, and the County of Marshall which form the Northern Panhandle of West Virginia.

In accordance with the federal regulations (24CFR Part 91), as a HOME Consortium Member, the County of Marshall is required to conduct a public hearing to discuss local housing needs. A separate public hearing will be held in each of the six (6) member jurisdictions. This hearing will afford the residents of the County of Marshall the opportunity to discuss the need for affordable housing, the current affordable housing resources and programs, a review of eligible program activities, anticipated funding levels for the FY 2014 Program Year, and a timetable for publishing the proposed programs and other related matters. Information will also be presented on the Consortium’s performance in previous Federal entitlement program years.

The Public Hearing will be held on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 9:45 a.m. at the Marshall County Commission Chambers, , located in the basement of the Marshall County Courthouse, 7th Street, Moundsville, West Virginia.

All persons and agencies who are interested in the provision of affordable housing for low to moderate income persons and for persons with special needs, are invited to attend. The information gathered at this public hearing will be used in the preparation of the FY 2014 HOME Investment Partnerships Programs for the Northern Panhandle HOME Consortium.

Persons requiring special accommodation to facilitate participation in the public hearing may call Betsy Frohnapfel, County Administrator, at (304) 845-0482 to make such arrangements. The TDD number to make arrangements is (304)845-1130.

Robert Miller, President
Marshall County
Int. Feb. 2, 2015
N.R. Feb. 2, 2015