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Posted on: February 7, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Public Hearing CDBG Funds


City of Safford

Public Hearing Regarding Use of CDBG Funds


The City of Safford is expected to receive approximately $253,052 in FY 2022 Federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds from the Arizona Department of Housing Regional Account (RA).  CDBG funds must be used to benefit low-income persons and areas, alleviate slum and blight or address urgent need. Based on citizen input as well as local and state planning objectives several potential projects have been selected to be forwarded to the State of Arizona with a request for funding. 


A public hearing will be held to discuss the potential project(s). It is expected that the City Council will select project(s) at this hearing and adopt applicable resolutions. The public hearing will be held on the following date and time:


Monday, February 28, 2022, at 6:00pm

Safford City Graham County Library

Library Program Room

808 S. 7th Avenue, Safford, AZ 85546


No new projects may be brought up for consideration or discussion at this meeting. The potential CDBG projects, not in any priority order, are named and described as follows:


  1.  Sidewalk Construction 3rd to 5th Avenue
  2.  10th and 10th Street or Park Improvements
  3. Sidewalk Construction South of Firth Park
  4.  Graffiti Removal
  5. Sidewalk Construction Jenson Addition 


To review project proposal, file grievances or learn more about the CDBG program contact the following: 


Jaime L. Embick 

City of Safford

808 S. 8th Avenue

Safford, AZ 85546

Phone: (928) 432-4299 



Persons with disabilities who require special accommodations may contact Jaime Embick at the above location at least 48 hours before the hearing.

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