STATE OF MAINE
NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT AND DRAFT AVAILABILITY
RECOVERY HOUSING PLAN
The Maine State Housing Authority is drafting the 2021-2022 Recovery Housing Plan (RHP) and encourages citizens to comment.
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires the State of Maine to publish a Recovery Housing Plan. The Plan outlines the use of the HUD Recovery Housing funds in the state. This program was allocated a total of $2,745,940 in RHP funding (FY 2021 - $860,778 and FY2022 - $934,162). The RHP is authorized under Section 8071 of the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act and is a pilot program.
The draft Recovery Housing Plan is available on the Internet at www.mainehousing.org/policy-research/federal-funds .
MaineHousing will hold a public hearing to gather comments on the draft Recovery Housing Plan on July 26 at 11 am at Maine State Housing Authority, 26 Edison Drive, Augusta, Maine. The meeting room is accessible to persons with physical disabilities. Upon sufficient notice, appropriate communication auxiliary aids and services will be provided. ousingHousingTo listen or testify virtually, please contact Paula Weber no later than 5:00 p.m. on July 22, 2022, at MaineHousing, 26 Edison Drive, Augusta, Maine 04330; (207) 626-4600 (voice); 1-800-452-4668 (voice in-state only); 711 (Maine Relay); or via e-mail: [email protected].
Oral comments may be presented at the hearing. Written comments may be submitted via email to [email protected] or by mail to the attention of Paula Weber, Compliance Officer II, MaineHousing, 26 Edison Drive, Augusta, Maine, 04330 no later than 5:00 pm Wednesday, July 27, 2022.