Community Development Day Is April 26 at City Hall
(Fayetteville, N.C.) — The City of Fayetteville’s Economic and Community Development Department cordially invites citizens to help celebrate National Community Development Day as staff demonstrates the impact of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and the HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME) funding within our city.
Community Development Day will be celebrated Friday, April 26 from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. at City Hall on 433 Hay St. Participating will be community vendors with free giveaways, food and programmatic information.
The CDBG program provides annual funding and flexibility to local communities to provide decent, safe and affordable housing, suitable living environments and economic opportunities for low-to-moderate income citizens.
The HOME program also provides funding for Fayetteville to create decent, safe and affordable housing opportunities for low-income citizens.
“I hope the public will join City staff and our community partners to see how we are making tremendous strides to the viability of housing stock, infrastructure, public services and economic vitality to the City of Fayetteville,” said Cindy Blot, the City’s Economic and Community Development Director.
For more information, contact Alex Baker with the Economic and Community Development Department at (910) 433-1599 or ABaker@ci.fay.nc.us.