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The Housing & Community Development Act Committee will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. in Room 2404 of the Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center, to receive citizen comment on the City of Evanston’s Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) for fiscal year 2011, and for input on needs in the community for planning purposes for the 2013 CDBG fiscal year. All interested persons are encouraged to attend. 

View the CAPER here>>>

The CAPER discusses Evanston’s accomplishments during fiscal year 2011 (March 1 to December 31, 2011) in meeting its community development goals using federal grant funds provided through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) and Emergency Shelter Grant (ESG) programs. 

The hearing is part of the 15-day public comment period that opens March 9 and closes on March 23, 2012 at 5 PM CDT. Comments may be submitted in person at the meeting on March 13, or in writing to Sarah Flax, City of Evanston Planning & Zoning Division, 2100 Ridge Ave, Rm 3102, Evanston, IL 60201, or by fax to 847-448-8120 or email to

For additional information contact:
Sarah Flax
City of Evanston
Planning & Zoning Division
2100 Ridge Avenue, Rm 3102
Evanston, IL 60201
Phone: 847/448-8684