The Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA) will hold a public comment period on the Draft 2021 State of Texas Low Income Housing Plan and Annual Report (SLIHP) from Monday, December 21, 2020, through Tuesday, January 19, 2021, at 5 p.m., Austin local time.
The SLIHP offers a comprehensive reference for statewide housing needs, housing resources, and strategies for funding allocations. It reviews TDHCA’s housing programs, current and future policies, and resource allocation plans to meet state housing needs. It also reports on the Department’s performance during the preceding state fiscal year (September 1, 2019, through August 31, 2020).
During the public comment period, a virtual public hearing will take place via the online GoToWebinar Service as follows:
Wednesday, January 6, 2021
2 p.m., Austin local time
Anyone may submit comments on the SLIHP in written form or oral testimony during the virtual public hearing. Written comments may be submitted to Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs, Elizabeth Yevich, P.O. Box 13941, Austin, Texas 78711-3941, or by email to the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org, or by fax to (512) 475-0070.
The full text of the Draft 2021 SLIHP may be viewed here. The public may also receive a copy of the Draft 2021 SLIHP by contacting TDHCA’s Housing Resource Center at 512-475-3976.
Individuals who require auxiliary aids, services or sign language interpreters for this public hearing should contact Elizabeth Yevich, ADA Responsible Employee, at 512-463-7961 or Relay Texas at 1-800-735-2989, at least three (3) days before the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made.
Non-English speaking individuals who require interpreters for the public hearings should contact Elena Peinado by phone at (512) 475-3814 or by email at email@example.com at least three (3) days before the hearings so that appropriate arrangements can be made.
Personas que hablan espanol y requieren un interprete, favor de llamar a Elena Peinado al siguiente numero 512-475-3814 o enviarle un correo electronico a firstname.lastname@example.org por lo menos tres dias antes de la junta para hacer los preparativos apropiados.