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Community Development Block Grant Advisory Committee

Membership Vacancy Notice

Date: January 21, 2021

 

Contact: Teresa Kennedy, Community Programs Analyst, City of Eugene, 541-682-5767 or tkennedy@eugene-or.gov

 

CDBG-AC: The Community Development Block Grant Advisory Committee (CDBG-AC) advises the Planning & Development Department on the proposed use of CDBG funds, which are used to address the needs of low-and moderate-income persons. The committee conducts program reviews, solicits and receives written comments from the public, and conducts public hearings. Recommendations are posted for public comment for no less than 30 days. All funding decisions are made by City Council. Additional information about the committee is available on the CDBG-AC web page.

 

Meeting: The committee meets three to four times a year in the winter and spring. The meetings will be held virtually.

 

Membership: Committee members must reside within the City of Eugene. The committee is comprised of nine members, including a member from the Human Rights Commission.

 Applicants should have an interest and background in understanding the needs of low-income persons and special needs populations, human services, affordable housing, real estate development, and program management. 

 

Committee members cannot be a current City of Eugene employee or have a conflict of interest with respect to a CDBG funded activity, agency, or program.

 

Vacancy: The CDBG-AC terms are for three years and members may serve two terms. One vacancy will be filled through this process. The Executive Director of the Planning and Development Department is charged with making appointments.

 

Application Deadline: Applications must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 5, 2021. 

 

CDBG-AC Frequently Asked Questions (Additional Information)

CDBG-AC Online Application