STATE OF ILLINOIS PUBLIC NOTICE
Public Hearing on the
Draft State of Illinois 2022 Annual Action Plan-Consolidated Plan
To obtain public input from Illinois residents and to comply with the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) rules, which require the State to develop a Consolidated Plan, the Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA), in coordination with the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO), the Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS), the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), and other State agencies, announces the availability of the draft 2022 Action Plan. This draft document will be available to the public electronically by Wednesday, June 15, 2022, and will also be available on request in limited hard copies by mail.
IHDA was designated on June 16, 1994 as the lead State entity for developing the Consolidated Plan and related documents. This draft plan covers those areas of the State that are not otherwise under the jurisdiction of a local Consolidated Plan. It includes summaries of the funding for the following formula grant programs: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG); HOME Investment Partnerships; Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG); the Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA); and the (federal) Housing Trust Fund (HTF). An electronic version will be available on IHDA’s website, www.ihda.org. Electronic copies will also be available through the State Library network, as well as other local libraries located throughout the state.
The State will be holding one public hearing on Monday, July 11, 2022 at 10:30 A.M. It will be presented via WebEx virtual conferencing. No in-person attendance will take place on Monday July 11, 2022.
The day of the hearing, access the hearing information by following the link:
This link will also be posted on the IHDA website. The Meeting ID is: 2558 460 6919; the meeting code is 3Wc4TVbqZJ8
Persons are welcome to provide public comments prior to, at, or after the public hearing. Written comments are also welcomed by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com or mailed directly to IHDA to ensure that comments receive a written response. Hearing-impaired and sight-impaired individuals in need of services such as an interpreter or documents in large-print/Braille are asked to make requests directly to IHDA at the telephone numbers below at least four (4) days before the public hearing. IHDA will make reasonable efforts to accommodate such requests. To obtain additional information concerning the public hearing, please call (312) 836-5383 or TDD/TTY (312) 836-5222.
The State’s public comments period begins on June 15, 2022, and all written public comments must be received at IHDA or the other relevant agencies by close of business on Wednesday, July 13, 2022. The State anticipates submitting the final Five-Year Plan and Action Plan to HUD by Friday, July 15, 2022.
For further information, contact:
Strategic Planning and Reporting/Compliance and Reporting(SPAR/C&R)
Attention: Consolidated Plan
111 E. Wacker Drive, Suite 1000
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Dated: June 8, 2022