PUBLIC HEARING

 

When: Monday, July 23rd, 2018 at 5:00 pm.

Where: Selectboard Meeting Room, 

Town Offices, 422 Main Road, Chesterfield

Two items regarding the Chesterfield CDBG FY17 grant including the towns of Cummington, Goshen, Peru, Plainfield and Worthington will be discussed:
 
  • A review of the Housing Rehabilitation Program, the HEN Program, HOPE, Food Pantry and Childcare Subsidy Programs will be conducted. 
  • Budget Revision – shift of funds from one Social Service program to two other Social Service Programs.
Anyone interested in sharing ideas or comments regarding these programs is welcome and encouraged to attend.  If you are unable to attend but would still like to provide feedback, please send an email to beavh@hilltowncdc.org or mail your comments to Hilltown CDC, PO Box 17, 
Chesterfield, 01012

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Career Opportunity

Marketing & Community Outreach Coordinator

Position Overview:  The Marketing and Community Outreach Coordinator is responsible for managing the Hilltown CDC's communications, including community outreach, marketing, and fundraising initiatives.  The Coordinator will work with executive and program staff to develop outreach materials and provide communications support, with a primary focus on the agency's programs of transportation, arts and culture, low-income housing rehabilitation and development.  The Coordinator will manage the organization's social media accounts and e-newsletter and maintain consistency in the organization's messaging to diverse  audiences.  The Coordinator reports to the Community Development Specialist and works closely with other senior staff.

Click here for a full job description.   

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Hilltown CDC is conducting a Housing Preferences Survey for the towns of:  Russell, Huntington and Chester.   This survey will help assess the needs for senior housing and multi-family housing in the region.  We need your help to make this survey useful to the region.   Please take this survey https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HilltownCDC

 

 

PUBLIC HEARING for the planning of the FY18 CDBG Grant

Participating communities: Chesterfield, Cummington, Goshen, Peru, Plainfield and Worthington

Where: Town of Chesterfield Selectboard Meeting Room
When: Monday, February 5th 2018, 6:00 pm

Come Share your input on proposed projects:
•    Housing Rehabilitation
•    Hilltown Elder Network
•    Health Outreach Program for Elders
•    Childcare Subsidy Program
•    It Takes a Village
•    Or other programs of interest to you


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GENERAL CONTRACTORS

Hilltown CDC is currently seeking General Contractors who are interested in working on Housing Rehabilitation projects funded through the Community Development Block Grant. We currently have funding to complete 18 rehab projects under the FY17 Grant.      

 Projects are planned in the towns of Chesterfield, Cummington, Goshen, Peru, Plainfield, Westhampton, and Worthington with projects typically ranging upwards to $30,000.00. Contractors working on Hilltown CDC Housing Rehab projects are assured payment for all approved work, a quick turnaround on invoices, and a steady source of local work all year.

 GC’s must possess a valid Contractor Supervisor’s License and a Home Improvement Contractor’s License (lead certification is preferred but not required).  Contractors must have Commercial Liability insurance as well as Workman’s Comp coverage if applicable.   

HCDC is an EEO/Section 3 Employer. Women & members of minority groups are encouraged to apply.

 Please contact Paula S. Bilodeau, Program Manager, at (413) 296-4536, ext. 123 for an application or email paulab@hilltowncdc.org. 

Funding is provided by the US Dept. of HUD/DHCD and MA CDBG Programs.