We understand this hearing is regarding the damage by the storms from last spring.
Upshur County will hold a public hearing at 5:15 p.m. on September 19, 2016, at the Upshur County Courthouse 3 rd Floor Courtroom, located at 100 West Tyler St., Gilmer, TX regarding the submission of an application to the Texas Department of Agriculture for a Texas Community Development Block Grant Program (TxCDBG) - Disaster Relief Fund grant. The purpose of this meeting is to allow citizens an opportunity to discuss the citizen participation plan, the development of local housing and community development needs, the amount of TxCDBG funding available, all eligible TxCDBG activities, and the use of past TxCDBG funds. The County encourages citizens to participate in the development of this TxCDBG application and to make their views known at this public hearing. Citizens unable to attend this meeting may submit their views and proposals to the County Judge, Dean Fowler, at P.O. Box 730, Gilmer, TX 75644. Persons with disabilities that wish to attend this meeting should contact the County at (903) 843-4003 to arrange for assistance. Individuals who require auxiliary aids or services for this meeting should contact the County at least two days before the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made. Para mds informaciOn en espatiol, comuniquese con Kristin Culberson al (903) 843-4003.