The 15-day public comment period for the Genesee County HOME-American Rescue Plan (ARP) Allocation Plan will be held from February 9, 2023, through February 24, 2023. During this time, copies of the Genesee County HOME-ARP Allocation Plan will be made available for review at the following locations:
• Genesee County Metropolitan Planning Commission, Room 111, 1101 Beach Street, Flint, Michigan 48502. Hours 8:00AM to 5:00PM Monday through Friday
• GCMPC Website: http://gcmpc.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/HOME-ARP-Allocation-Plan-Draft.pdf
• All Genesee County Municipal Offices
The Allocation Plan is required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for Genesee County to receive $3,044,050 in federal HOME-ARP grant funds. The HOME-ARP Allocation Plan is a strategic plan detailing the allocation of funding to assist individuals or households who are experiencing homelessness, at risk of homelessness, and other vulnerable populations, by providing housing, rental assistance, supportive services, and non-congregate shelters to reduce homelessness, and increase housing stability. The Allocation Plan defines the use of federal HOME-ARP grant funds to address these needs. The public may send comments by email to: GCMPC@geneseecountymi.gov or deliver to the Genesee County Metropolitan Planning Commission, 1101 Beach Street, Room 111, Flint, Michigan 48505 until 5PM on February 24, 2023. Please address all comments to the attention of Anthony Kelly, Planner.
A public hearing will be held on February 16, 2023, at 1:00 PM in the 2nd Floor Conference Room, Room 222, Genesee County Administration Building. This meeting is an opportunity for the public to provide input in person on the Draft Genesee County HOME-ARP Allocation Plan.
Genesee County will furnish reasonable auxiliary aids to disabled or non-English speaking residents upon 48 hours’ notice. Those requesting such services should contact Anthony Kelly, Planner, by phone (810) 257-3010 (Hearing Impaired dial 711 for the Michigan Relay Center), or at Genesee County Metropolitan Planning Commission, 1101 Beach Street, Room 111, Flint, Michigan 48502.