Thursday Hearing On Moving Block Grant $ To Vacant Bldg Demos & Clinton-Peabody Renovations

cdbgActually two more Community Development Administration public hearings.

6-8 pm Thursday, June 28, 2018
Five Star Senior Center
2832 Arsenal

2-4 pm Friday, June 29, 2018
CDA Boardroom, 1520 Market Street #2000

Open to the Public, sign in to testify

City Online Calendar Notice

Proposal is to move $829,109 not spent on programs over to Clinton-Peabody renovations and vacant house demolitions.

List of community and development agencies receiving block grant funds and fund balance.

Some of the unspent funds… $100,000 wasn’t spent by Beyond Housing on the City’s Down Payment Assistance program. $19,000 from three line items wasn’t spent on expanded recreation programs. $45,000 from two line items wasn’t spent on tax prep assistance programs. Haven of Grace serves young pregnant homeless women but didn’t spend $50,000 in grant money.

Thursday #ExpectUs: March For Peabody


3/12/2018 Fox2- Clinton-Peabody residents plan to pressure housing commissioners over mice infestation

3/9/2018 St. Louis Post-Dispatch- Messenger: Mice underfoot and bullets overhead. This is life at Clinton-Peabody.

There is a gofundme Clinton Peabody Residents Fund started by 6th Ward Alderwoman Christine Ingrassia.

The St. Louis Housing Authority has issued the following update on Clinton-Peabody