Fulton County Proposes Amendments to the Fiscal Year 2012 Community Housing and Emergency Solutions Grants | Print |

30-day comment period begins February 17

The Fulton County Housing and Human Services Department is proposing amendments to the County’s Fiscal Year 2012 Final Statement and Consolidated Plan, Annual Action Plan. The amendments are related to Community and Housing Development objectives and the proposed use of funds for Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG).

 Fulton County proposes that the federal fiscal year 2012 Fulton County Consolidated Plan, Annual Action Plan be amended in accordance with its Citizen Participation Plan and the regulations governing the CDBG, HOME, and ESG programs.  The amendments are available for public review and comment from February 17 through March 18, 2012.   Any comments on the proposed amendments must be received in writing by 5:00 pm March 18, 2012, at the following address:

Fulton County Government
Housing and Human Services Department
137 Peachtree Street, S.W., Suite 300, Atlanta, GA  30303
Attn:  Housing and Community Development Division
 Phone: (404) 613-7944

Public Hearing Schedule

Citizens are encouraged to attend and participate in the public hearings to assist the County in finalizing its amendments to the 2012 Action Plan.  Comments will be provided to the Fulton County Board of Commissioners, which will consider adoption of the amendments for the 2012 Action Plan at its scheduled meeting of April 4, 2012.  The scheduled public hearings are:

Date and Time:  Monday, February 27, 2012 at 6:00 p.m.
Location:  South Fulton Service Center, 5600 Stonewall Tell Rd., College Park, GA  30349

Date and Time:  Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 6:00 p.m.
Location:   North Fulton Service Center, 7741 Roswell Rd., Atlanta, GA 30350

Date and Time:  Monday, March 5, 2012 at 2:00 p.m.
Location:  Southwest Regional Library, 3665 Cascade Rd., SW,  Atlanta, GA 30331

All Fulton County meeting facilities meet ADA accessibility requirements.  Citizens in need of reasonable accommodations and communication in an alternative format, please contact the Department of Housing and Human Services at (404) 613-7944.  For relay-type service, dial 711.  

For citizens unable to attend and participate in the public hearings, written comments on the proposed amendments to the 2012 Action Plan may be submitted to Fulton County Housing and Human Services Department (address location listed with number 1).

Copies of the 2012 Action Plan proposed amendments are available for review at the following locations:


1. Fulton County Housing and Human Services Department
    137 Peachtree St., SW, Suite 300, Atlanta, GA 30303

2. South Fulton County Service Center
   5600 Stonewall Tell Rd., College Park, GA 30349

3. Southwest Regional Public Library
    3665 Cascade Rd., S.W., Atlanta, GA 30331

4. North Fulton County Service Center
    7741 Roswell Rd., Atlanta, GA 30350

5. Fulton County Web site: www.fultoncountyga.gov go to departments, then to Housing and Human Services, then to the Division of Housing and Community Development

Public Notice Amendments

Citizen Participation Plan