For Immediate Release
March 6, 2020
SDHDA Contact: Mark Lauseng
Due to the health and safety of our partners and staff, the public meeting on March 17 has been moved to March 25th at 2:00 p.m. CT.
SDHDA Hosting Public Meeting on Housing and
Community Development Plans
South Dakota Housing Development Authority, in partnership with the Governor’s Office of Economic Development, will be hosting a public meeting to solicit comments on the drafts of the 2019 Annual Performance Report, the 2020 Annual Action Plan, and the 2020-2021 allocation plans for the HOME, Housing Tax Credit, Housing Opportunity Fund, Emergency Solutions Grants Program and the Housing Trust Fund programs.
The public meeting is an opportunity for the public to provide their comments, suggestions and changes to the draft plans. Final plans will be available by Apr. 2020.
The public meeting at 2:00 p.m. on Mar. 17, 2020, will be available via Skype for Business. Be sure to download the application onto your device in plenty of time prior to joining the meeting.
Join by Phone: 844.773.7615
Conference ID: 52561
Join by desktop or tablet: https://meet.sdhda.org/lorraine/y69wf57z
Persons interested in making comments may do so by appearing at the public meeting on Mar. 17, 2020, or by sending written comments to SDHDA, attention Lorraine Polak, PO Box 1237, Pierre, SD 57501, by fax (605) 773-5154 or emailing to Lorraine@sdhda.org.
All comments on the 2019 Consolidated Plan Annual Performance Report are due by Mar. 20, 2020, at 5 p.m. Central Time.
All comments on the draft of the 2020 Annual Action Plan and the 2020-2021 allocation plans are due by Apr. 8, 2020, at 5 p.m. Central Time.
Copies of the draft plans may be obtained without charge from SDHDA at PO Box 1237, Pierre, SD 57501-1237, by calling (605) 773-3181 or by visiting SDHDA’s website at www.sdhda.org.
South Dakota Housing Development Authority (SDHDA) is an independent, quasi-public agency that was created by the South Dakota legislature in 1973 with a stated mission to provide decent, safe and affordable housing to low- and moderate-income South Dakotans. SDHDA is a self-supporting, nonprofit entity that uses no state tax dollars to fund its operating budget. SDHDA utilizes housing bonds, tax credits and other federal and state resources to fund housing programs that provide mortgage and downpayment assistance, housing construction and rehabilitation, homelessness prevention and rental assistance. SDHDA does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, disability, familial status or national origin. For more information, visit www.sdhda.org
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