East County News Service
July 5, 2019 (San Diego’s East County) -- “San Diego County needs your input on how best to invest federal funds in our low- to moderate-income communities,” says Supervisor Dianne Jacob.
The County is holding a series of public forums at county libraries, each one hour, including these East County locations, to hear your ideas:
- Alpine, July 8 at 12:30 p.m.
- Ramona, July 10 at 1:30 p.m.
- Julian, July 12 at 11:30 a.m.
- El Cajon, July 22, 3:30 p.m.
- Borrego Springs, July 24 at 11:30 a.m.
- Spring Valley on July 29 at 11:30 a.m.
You can also share your thoughts and suggestions in an online survey: https://www.sandiegocounty.gov/sdhcd/
Each year the county receives millions of dollars in federal funds for homeless, housing and community development that can be invested in low and moderate income communities on projects such as affordable housing, libraries, parks, homeless prevention, and services for seniors. Through the county's Live Well initiative, the Health and Human Services Agency and Housing and Community Development Services are reaching out for ideas on how to spend Commuity Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Invsetment Partnerships (HOME), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG), and Housing Opporutnities for Personns with AIDS (HOPWA) funding.
For details, a full schedule of all forums countywide and addresses, see:
For more information, contact Marco De La Toba at Maco.firstname.lastname@example.org or 858-694-8724.