Staff recommends approval of the fair housing workshop for Leesburg.
The City of Leesburg is holding a fair housing workshop to explain the Fair Housing Ordinance for all protected classes (race, color, familial status, handicap, national origin, religion and sex). The workshop is part of the requirements for submission of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application.
1. Approve the Fair Housing workshop; or
2. Such alternative action as the Commission may deem appropriate
There is no direct fiscal impact related to the workshop.
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A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA, AUTHORIZING THE FAIR HOUSING WORKSHOP FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT APPLICATION SUBMISSION; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
WHEAREAS, the City Commission of the City of Leesburg, Florida has adopted specific policies in the City’s Growth Management Plan to support fair housing within the City, and
WHEREAS, the City of Leesburg is considering applying to the Florida Department of Community Affairs (DCA) for a Small Cities Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) in the Neighborhood, Community, or Housing category; and
THAT this resolution shall become effective immediately.
PASSED AND ADOPTED by the City Commission of the City of Leesburg, Florida, at a regular meeting held the _____ day of _________ 2011