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CDBG Public Hearing- Town of Chesterfield

The Chesterfield SelectBoard will hold a public hearing regarding the planning for the Mass. Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) FY 18 Program.  Public comment is invited on the following meeting topic:  An application to the Federal FY 2018 Massachusetts Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program for the participating communities of Chesterfield, Cummington, Goshen, Peru, Plainfield and Worthington.  The participating towns are applying jointly for the following possible projects:  Housing Rehabilitation Program and Social Services Programs including:  Health Outreach Programs for Elders (run by HCHC); Hilltown Food Pantry (run by NSC); the Hilltown Elder Network administered by Hilltown CDC, the Childcare Subsidy, and It Takes a Village. 

The general public and representatives of participating towns and organizations with ideas regarding these projects or other possible projects should attend to present their views.  The Town of Chesterfield, through its Selectboard, will be responsible for grant oversight.  Hilltown CDC will assist the Chesterfield Selectboard by preparing the CDBG grant application and will oversee implementation of the projects if the grant is awarded.   For additional information or if you cannot attend the hearing, but have comments you would like to make, contact Bea, write to Hilltown CDC, P. O. Box 17, Chesterfield, MA  01012, or email


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