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NOTICE OF SECOND PUBLIC HEARING

2015 CDBG COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT ALLOCATION PROGRAM

The County of Ashland will apply to the Ohio Department of Development/Office of Community Development for funding under the 2015 Community Development Formula Program. The County is eligible for $88,000 under this program.

On March 5, 2015, the County conducted the first public hearing to inform citizens about this grant program, how it may be used, what activities are eligible, and other program requirements. Based on both citizen input and local officials’ assessment of the County’s needs, the County is proposing to undertake the following activity under this program.

Approximately $88,000 will be used for the following projects:

Bailey Lakes – Community Center Improvements - $56,934.50

Mohican Township – Township Hall Improvements - $6,050

Village of Loudonville – Community Center Improvements - $7,415.50

Administration & Fair Housing - $17,600

In the event that one of the above projects is not able to be implemented in the time allowed, as a secondary (back-up) project, $16,000 will be used to assist in further help with Community Center improvements in the Village of Loudonville.

The County also has tentative plans to apply for the following Competitive Set-Aside funding:

Critical Infrastructure Grant – Improvements to County Road 758 - $300,000

Neighborhood Revitalization Grant – Village of Loudonville - $300,000

Downtown Revitalization Grant – City of Ashland - $300,000

The second public hearing will be held on May 7, 2015, at 9:05 a.m., in the second floor meeting room in the Ashland County Office Building, 110 Cottage Street, Ashland, Ohio, to give citizens the opportunity to review and comment on Ashland County’s proposed application.

By Order of the Ashland County Commissioners

By: Gail Crossen, Clerk

Public Notice

Pursuant to Section 121.22(f), Ohio Revised Code, the following is the time for all regularly scheduled meetings of the Board of Ashland County Commissioners, in the second floor meeting room of the County Office Building, 110 Cottage Street, Ashland, Ohio 44805, for the year, 2015:

Meetings Each Thursday and 2nd & 4th Tuesday, beginning at 9:00 A.M.

By Order of the Ashland County Commissioners

By: Gail Crossen, Clerk

Public Notice

The adopted county tax budget for calendar year 2015 for Ashland County is available for public inspection on weekdays at the County Commissioners’ Office, 110 Cottage Street, Ashland, Ohio 44805, between the hours of 8:00 A.M. and 4:00 P.M.

This notice is posted on Ashland County’s Internet Web Site and may be accessed at www.ashlandcounty.org

By Order of the Ashland County Commissioners

By: Gail Crossen, Clerk

Ashland County Surplus Property

Ashland County introduces our New Online Auction of Surplus Property. Ashland County Commissioners have partnered with GovDeals, Inc. to auction County Surplus Property online. Click the icon below for Ashland County, Ohio's online auction of surplus items at GovDeals.com.

Policy & Rules for Use of Corner Park

Due to the large demand that the Ashland County Commissioners have had for the use of the Corner Park, located on the southwest corner of West Main Street and Claremont Avenue in Ashland, the County Commissioners are pleased to announce the following Policy and Rules for use of the Corner Park. Please contact us with any comments, questions, and concerns.

New policy and rules (PDF)