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The Harrison County Commissioners intend to apply to the Ohio Development Services Agency on behalf of the Village of Scio for funding through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Critical Infrastructure Grant Program, a federally funded program administered by the State. The Village is eligible to apply for funding through the CDBG Critical Infrastructure (RPIG) Grant Program.

The first of two or more public hearings will be held on Monday, June 8th, 2020 at 4:00 pm, the second meeting will be held on June 15, 2020 at 4:00 pm, at the RJ Spiker Firehall on 318 W. Main Street, Scio, Ohio 43988. This public hearing will provide citizens with pertinent information about the CDBG program, including an explanation of eligible activities and program requirements. The CDBG program can fund a broad range of activities, including economic development projects; street, water supply, drainage and sanitary sewer improvements, park acquisition and improvements; demolition of unsafe structures; rehabilitation of housing and neighborhood facilities. The activities must be designed to primarily benefit low-and moderate-income person, aid in the prevention or elimination of slums and blight or meet an urgent need of the community.

Citizens are encouraged to attend this meeting on June 8th to provide input on the County’s proposed CDBG project.

By order of The Harrison County Commissioners

Cadiz, Ohio


Date of Notice: May 27, 2020


*Social distancing requirements will be observed. Wearing a mask is strongly suggested, but not required.