NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS
To be held on: June 18, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.
June 20, 2018 at 12:00 p.m.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS, THAT:
The City of Eastland, Texas proposes to institute annexation proceedings to enlarge and extend the boundary limits of said City to include the following described territory, to-wit:
An area consisting of a 134.48 acre tract with 108.64 acres being out of G.A. Haig Survey, and 25.84 acres being out of the Section 2, Block 3, H. & T.C. RR. Co. Survey, Eastland County, Texas
A public hearing will be held by and before the Board of Commissioners of the City of Eastland, Texas, on the 18th day of June, 2018, at 6:00 p.m. in the City Commission Chambers at City Hall in the City ofEastland,Texasfor all persons interested in the above-proposed annexation. At said time and place, all such persons shall have the right to appear and be heard.
A second public hearing will be held by and before the Board of Commissioners of the City of Eastland, Texas, on the 20th day of June, 2018, at 12:00 p.m. in the City Commission Chambers at City Hall in the City ofEastland,Texasfor all persons interested in the above-proposed annexation. At said time and place, all such persons shall have the right to appear and be heard.
By order of the Board of Commissioners City of the City of Eastland, Texas, this the 16th day of May, 2018.
Richard Rossander, Mayor Pro Tem
Board of City Commissioners
City of Eastland, Texas
ATTEST: Shirley Stuart, City Secretary
The City of Eastland has received a Texas Community Development Block Grant (TxCDBG) contract under the Texas Capital Fund from the Texas Department of Agriculture. In order to comply with the Civil Rights requirements of Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act and the Fair Housing Law, the City of Eastland has established policies, plans and resolutions to ensure that equal opportunities are afforded to all persons and that no person shall be excluded or denied program benefits on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or age. Policies include the following:
Section 3 Policy
Excessive Force Policy
Section 504 Non Discrimination Policy
Fair Housing Policy
Limited English Proficiency Plan
Citizen Participation Plan
A copy of the above mentioned plans, policies and resolutions are available at the City Hall. Citizens may also request the procedures be mailed to them by calling Ron Duncan, City Manager, at (254) 629-8321.
FAIR HOUSING PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT
To promote fair housing practices, the City of Eastland encourages potential homeowners and renters to be aware of their rights under the National Fair Housing Law. Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968, as amended, prohibits discrimination against any person on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status or national origin in the sale or rental of units in the housing market. For more information on fair housing or to report possible fair housing discrimination, call the Texas Workforce Commission at (888) 452-4778 or (512) 463-2642 TTY: (512) 371-7473.
NON-DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF DISABILITY STATUS
The City of Eastland does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or employment in, its program or activities. Ron Duncan, City Manager, has been designated to coordinate compliance with the nondiscrimination requirements contained in the Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) regulations implementing Section 504 (24 CFR Part 8. dated June 2, 1988).
CITIZEN PARTICIPATION & GRIEVANCE PROCEDURES NOTICE
FOR THE TEXAS COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM
The City of Eastland has adopted complaint and grievance procedures regarding its Texas Community Development Block Grant (TxCDBG) Programs. These procedures outline the steps for a citizen to follow if he/she wishes to file a complaint or grievance about TxCDBG activities. Citizens may obtain a copy of these written procedures at the City Hall between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:30 pm Monday through Friday (except holidays). Citizens may also request the procedures be mailed to them by calling Ron Duncan, City Manager at (254) 629-8321. A person who has a complaint or grievance about any services or activities with respect to a TxCDBG project may submit such complaint or grievance in writing to Ron Duncan, City Manager, City Hall, 113 E. Commerce Street, Eastland, Texas 76448 or may call (254) 629-8321. The City of Eastland will make every effort to respond fully to such complaints or grievances within fifteen (15) working days where practicable after receipt of the original complaint or grievance
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