Community Development and Planning
The County Grants Administrator
The County Grants Administrator keeps tabs on the needs of the community and helps secure grant funding to make sure the county is better able to address those needs. The Grants Administrator's main functions are to inform county departments and non-profit organizations and community partners of potential grant opportunities, to assist with the grant application process, and to assist with county grant administration.
COMMUNITY NEEDS ASSESSMENT HEARING - MARCH 4, 2021 at 5:30 pm
Lewis and Clark County and the City of Helena will be co-hosting a virtual Community Needs Assessment Public Meeting on March 4, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. via Zoom. This event is free and open to the public.
All local governments accessing Community Development funding through the U.S. Housing and Urban Development's CDBG and HOME programs are required to hold a set of public Community Needs Assessment events each year. The purpose of this the meeting is to review existing community assets and to assess the challenges and issues faced in making our community a better place to live. The focus of this public hearing will be to address matters related to housing, economic development, neighborhood revitalization, and community and public facilities. Please come prepared to discuss current or anticipated projects that pertain to these focus areas, particularly those targeting low- and moderate-income residents. There will also be a discussion on prospective funding sources: the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG), the Home Investment Partnership Program (HOME), and the Treasure State Endowment Program (TSEP).
Use the following options to join the meeting:
Video call link: https://zoom.us/j/9894780402
Call In: (253) 215-8782
Meeting ID: 989 478 0402#
Written comments may also be provided up to and during the public hearing for those unable to attend the hearing. For those unable to access the Zoom platform or for further information, please contact Ellie Ray at firstname.lastname@example.org or Ann McCauley at email@example.com.
Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations to participate in the City’s meetings, services, programs, or activities should contact the City’s ADA Coordinator, Ellie Ray, as soon as possible to allow sufficient time to arrange for the requested accommodation, at any of the following: Phone: (406) 447- 8490; TTY Relay Service 1-800-253-4091 or 711; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Mailing Address & Physical Location: 316 North Park, Avenue, Room 404, Helena, MT 59623.
Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations to participate in the County's meetings, services, programs, or activities should contact Keni Grose as soon as possible to allow sufficient time to arrange for the requested accommodation, at any of the following: (406) 447- 8316; TTY Relay Service 1-800-253-4091 or 711; email@example.com ; 316 N Park, Room 303, Helena, MT 59623.
For more information, contact Ann McCauley at 447-8383 or amccauley(at)lccountymt.gov