03.09.

3-14-2016 WRCOG Board of Director’s Meeting Agenda

The Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments Board of Director’s meeting will be on Monday, March 14, 2016 at 7:00 pm in the council’s conference room at 1230 Highmarket Street, Georgetown, SC 29440.

Click here to View:  Agenda 3-14-2016

02.16.

Waccamaw HOME Consortium – Amendment to 2014 & 2015 Action Plan Years

WACCAMAW REGIONAL COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS

HOME CONSORTIUM

HOME INVESTMENT PARTNERSHIPS PROGRAM

 PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD

 FEBRUARY 10, 2016 – MARCH 11, 2016

 The Waccamaw HOME Consortium (Consortium), representing Georgetown, Horry and Williamsburg counties, has released a substantial amendment to the HOME program 2014 and 2015 Action Plan Years.

2014: $190,000 Homeowner new Construction reallocated to Homeowner rehabilitation

2015: $330,000 Rental Rehabilitation and Homeowner Rehabilitation reallocated to Homeowner rehabilitation.

Activity subrecipients are the City of Myrtle Beach ($150,000), City of Conway ($150,000) and Grand Strand Housing & CDC ($220,000).

Copies of the Substantial Amendment are available on the website at wrcog.org or at the Waccamaw Regional Council of Government Office.

Written comments may be made to the Waccamaw HOME Consortium, c/o Courtney Kain, HOME/ Community Development Planner, Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments, Highmarket Street, Georgetown, SC  29440 or ckain@wrcog.org.

 

 

02.05.

Waccamaw HOME Consortium – Notice of Funding Availability

PUBLIC NOTICE

WACCAMAW HOME CONSORTIUM
Notice of Funding Availability

In planning the 2016-2017 program year budget, The Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments HOME Consortium will be seeking applications from non-profits, for-profits, local governments and Community Housing Development Organizations (CHDOs).  The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development HOME funds (Home Investment Partnership Act of 1992) may be used for approved new construction and renovation of rental housing units, and tenant based rental assistance programs. Grants and low interest loans will be available for eligible projects.

Applications may be obtained on the Waccamaw Regional Council of Government website www.wrcog.org or by contacting Courtney Kain.   Applicants may also schedule a technical assistance meeting on February 16, at the Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments, 1230 Highmarket Street, Georgetown, SC 29440

All applications will be due February 23, 2016 by 5:00pm in the offices of the Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments.  Applications received after the due date will not be eligible for funding.

Contact:
Courtney Kain, HOME/ Community Development Planner
Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments
(843)436-6126
ckain@wrcog.org

Documents:
2016 NOFA
Funding Availability Letter
WHC HOME application (2016)

02.02.

2-8-2016 AGENDA – WRCOG BOARD OF DIRECTOR’S MEETING

The Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments Board of Director’s meeting will be on Monday, February 8, 2016 at 7:00 pm in the council’s conference room at 1230 Highmarket Street, Georgetown, SC 29440.

Click here to view:  Agenda 2-8-2016 revised

01.14.

Notice for Public Comment – WRCOG Amendments to the Rural 2015-2031 TIP

Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments (WRCOG) will consider amendments to the rural 2015-2031 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP).  The WRCOG’s TIP is a program that identifies and prioritizes transportation projects for funding within the rural areas of Georgetown and Horry counties, and the entirety of Williamsburg County.  The TIP will encompass fiscal years 2015 through 2031.

The original and proposed TIP are available at Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments and on the web at www.wrcog.org .

A series of Public Meetings will be held on January 27 and January 28.  They will be followed by a meeting of the WRCOG Board of Directors.  There will be opportunities for the public to comment on the amended TIP at the following times and locations below:

Wednesday, January 27  

3:30 pm     Horry County Government and Justice Center, Room C, 1301 Second Avenue, Conway, SC

Thursday, January 28   

10:00 am   Williamsburg County Public Service Administration, 201 West Main Street, Kingstree, SC

2:00 pm     Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments, 1230 Highmarket Street, Georgetown, SC

All written comments received before February 15, 2016 will be considered. Please send comments to:

2015-2031 Rural TIP

c/o Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments

1230 Highmarket Street

Georgetown, SC 29440-3227

Or by e-mail to: estarks@wrcog.org

 “Persons who require special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act or persons who require translation services (free of charge) should contact the Title VI Coordinator at least 7 working days before the meeting date.”

 

 
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