Notice of a Public Hearing
Posted May 6, 2019
Cook County Bureau of Economic Development and Bureau of Finance - Notice of Public Hearing
Notice is hereby given that on Monday, May 13, 2019, at 3:00 pm CDT, in Room D of the 22nd Floor of 69 West Washington, Chicago, IL 60602, a public hearing will be held before the representatives of the Cook County Bureau of Economic Development and the Cook County Bureau of Finance as designees of the President of the Cook County Board of Commissioners (the "Board"), regarding a plan of finance to issue not to exceed $14,000,000 aggregate principal amount of multi-family housing revenue bonds of The County of Cook, Illinois (the "County"),in one or more series (the "Bonds"). The proceeds of the Bonds will be loaned to Markham Supportive Care, L.P., an Illinois limited partnership (the "Borrower"), to be used, together with certain other funds, to (i) finance or refinance all or a portion of the costs of construction and equipping of a l00-unit supportive living facility and certain functionally-related improvements to be located at 155th Street and Turner Avenue in the City of Markham, Illinois in the County and currently known as the Plum Creek of Markham SLF Project (the "Project"); (ii) pay capitalized interest on the Bonds; (iii) fund a debt service reserve fund; and (iv) pay certain expenses incurred in connection with the issuance of the Bonds.
Posted February 15, 2019
Draft Fourth Substantial Amendment
Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery Grant (CDBG-DR) Action Plan
The Cook County Department of Planning and Development within the Bureau of Economic Development has received a CDBG-DR grant in the amount of $83,616,000 from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to assist disaster recovery efforts in response to declared major disasters occurring in Cook County in 2013. These funds can be used only for specific disaster recovery-related purposes. The County is accepting public comments regarding its Draft Fourth Substantial Amendment to the Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery Grant (CDBG-DR) Action Plan.
Applicable Public Comment Period: 7 Days – February 15 through February 22, 2019
Public Comment Opportunities
The Fourth Substantial Amendment is being made available to the public for review and comment for seven days from February 15 through February 22, 2019 per HUD requirements via the Cook County website on this link, noted below, as well as on-site at Cook County offices located at 69 West Washington Street, Suite 2900, Chicago, IL 60602. Written comments will be accepted during this period and should be directed to Barbara Maloof at the aforementioned address or via email at email@example.com
View Draft Fourth Substantial Amendment (pdf below):
Posted January 17, 2019
Draft Substantial Amendments to the 2014 and 2018 Annual Action Plans
The Cook County Department of Planning and Development within the Bureau of Economic Development currently receives Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding on an annual entitlement basis from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The County is accepting public comments regarding its Draft Substantial Amendments to its 2014 and 2018 Annual Action Plans, which propose new CDBG-funded activities to better meet community development needs in suburban Cook County.
Applicable Public Comment Period: 30 Days – January 17, 2019 - February 17, 2019
All interested parties are encouraged to provide written comments. Written comments for the Draft Substantial Amendments are being accepted during the applicable public comment period specified above and must be received by 4 p.m. on February 17, 2019, the last day of the public comment period in order to receive consideration. Written comments must be directed to Dominic Tocci, Deputy Director, Cook County Department of Planning and Development, 69 West Washington, Suite 2900, Chicago, IL 60602, firstname.lastname@example.org.
View Substantial Amendments cdbg 2014 and 2018 (pdf below):