Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Updates and Notifications
The City is currently taking public comments on the 2016 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER). The CAPER reports on activities the city has taken on in 2016, including projects the city funded with Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) and Home Investment Partnership Program (HOME). A draft version of the CAPER can be found under CDBG Resources.
Public participation is highly encouraged and residents can provide feedback in two ways:
1. Provide comments during the 15-day public comment period that runs from Friday, August 4 - Monday, August 21, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. To provide written feedback, residents can email comments to email@example.com or fax comments to 303-538-7518.
2. Attend the City Council public hearing on August 22, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. Residents can provided comments at the public hearing by signing up on the register before the meeting and then the resident will be called up to the podium when the item is presented to Council. All City Council meetings are conducted at Thornton City Hall located at 9500 Civic Center Drive.
City Hall is accessible to people with disabilities. If you are planning to attend the public meeting and require special assistance, please notify the Human Resources Division at 303-538-7245 at least one day in advance of the meeting. TDD access available through Colorado Relay at 711.
Home Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) Updates and Notifications
2017 HOME Fund Allocation Recommendation Approved
On May 23, 2017 City Council approved a resolution identifying how the city would like to allocate its portion of 2017 Home Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) funds. The city participates in the Adams County HOME Consortium to receive the funding. Adams County is the administrator of the HOME funds. Adams County is provided with the Thornton City Council's recommendation, so the city's projects can be included in Adams County's Annual Action Plan and formally approved by the Board of County Commissioners. The Annual Action Plan identifies activities Adams County will take on in 2017, including projects the county plans to funds with HOME. For more information on the HOME funds visit Adams County's website or call 720-523-6200.