The City is amending its CDBG 2019 Annual Action Plan for the second time in response to an additional allocation of $114,862 from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CDBG-CV3). The City will be allocating the funds for projects to prepare, prevent, and respond to impacts associated with the coronavirus.
- $15,000 to the Chelan & Douglas County COVID-19 Food Assistance Program,
- $5,000 for administration and planning, and
- $94,862 for emergency income payments for rent and utility payments.
There is a 7-day public comment period, ending on February 1, 2021, and the East Wenatchee City Council will conduct a public hearing to consider final adoption of the amendment during the February 2, 2021 City Council Meeting. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the Governor’s orders, Council meetings and hearings are held remotely, including remote submission of public comments. The City encourages all persons to participate in the public hearing and provide written or oral comments for consideration by the Council. Written comments must be submitted by emailing the Community Development Department, via fax (509) 884-6233, or mailed to:
City of East Wenatchee
Community Development Department
271 9th Street NE
East Wenatchee, WA 98802
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It is the City’s policy to provide reasonable accommodations to persons with disabilities. Please contact the City Clerk, (509) 884-9515, at least 3 working days in advance of the meeting, if you need any language, hearing or other accommodations. Citizens with hearing impairment may call the TDD line at 800-833-6388.