The City Council of the City of Torrington, Wyoming is seeking public input and public comments on an Economic Development Infrastructure Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application. The City of Torrington is interested in obtaining funding to replace Sewer lines in the following locations, between Haines & West C from 17th Avenue to Curtis Street, Between West A & West B from 23rd Avenue to 25th Avenue, Between Main Street and West A from 14th Avenue to 15th Avenue and on 15th Ave from West B to the next Alley. multiple locations in the City. The grant request will not exceed $500,000.
Other possible CDBG applications may be considered provided they support at least one of three National Objectives:
1. Benefit to low and moderate income persons
2. Aid in the prevention or elimination of slums or blight
3. Activities designed to meet community development needs having a particular urgency
The Wyoming Business Council administers the CDBG program and lists the available funding on their website at: http://www.wyomingbusiness.org/content/community-development-block-grant-cdbg-
A public hearing, to take public testimony and solicit public opinion on this matter, will be held on Tuesday, April 16th 2019 at 7:15 p.m. in the City Council Chambers of the City of Torrington, 436 East 22nd Avenue, Torrington, Wyoming. Accommodations will be made for handicapped and non-English speaking minority individuals who wish to attend the Public Hearing.
Program rules are available at the Wyoming Business Council website at: http://www.wyomingbusiness.org/content/community-development-block-grant-cdbg-
Lynette Strecker, City Clerk/Treasurer
City of Torrington, Wyoming
Public Notice No. 7021 published in the Torrington Telegram April 5, 2019.