Town of BUCKLAND
PUBLIC HEARING
FY18 CDBG APPLICATION
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY

The Town of Buckland will hold a PUBLIC HEARING concerning its FY18 Community Development Block Grant Application and Community Development Strategy on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 6:00 PM, at the Buckland Town Hall, 17 State Street, Shelburne Falls, MA.   

Projects under consideration for the 2018 CDBG application are reconstruction of a section of William Street and provision of Food Pantry Services for income eligible Buckland residents as well as program delivery and general administration expenses. The Town will contract with a private consultant to administer this grant. Buckland’s grant request can be for up to $800,000.

The Town’s Community Development Strategy, a report which summarizes Buckland’s goals and objectives for community development, will also be discussed.

Buckland residents and organizations serving Buckland are encouraged to attend.  Previous years’ CDBG projects may be discussed.  Everyone wishing to speak will be given the opportunity and the meeting room is handicapped accessible. The Town will make reasonable accommodation with seven days prior written notice to the Selectman’s office. Written comments are accepted.

More information may be viewed here.