Public Invited to Submit Comments on Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Report
Housing Advisory Commission Holding Public Meeting Regarding the Report on February 6
Through February 21, the public is invited to comment on the final draft of the City of Naperville’s Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing report. The report, which assesses the public and private conditions that affect fair housing choice in Naperville and recommends strategies to reduce barriers to achieving fair housing in the community, is available to view at www.naperville.il.us/furtheringfairhousing.
The Housing Advisory Commission (HAC) will host a special meeting on the draft report at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, February 6 in Council Chambers of the Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St. The meeting will include a presentation on the report by the City’s consultant, Mullin & Lonergan Associates, Inc., followed by input from the commission and the opportunity for the public to ask questions and provide comments. For those who cannot attend in person, the meeting will be broadcast live on government access TV station WCNC (Ch. 6 – WOW, Ch. 10 – Comcast, Ch. 99 – AT&T) and live streamed via the City’s website at www.naperville.il.us/granicus.
Copies of the draft report are also available to view at the Naperville City Clerk’s Office and all three branches of the Naperville Public Library. Comments or questions can also be submitted to Ruth Broder, CDBG Program Coordinator, by calling (630) 305-5315, emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or mailing them to Ruth Broder, Naperville Municipal Center, 400 S. Eagle St., Naperville, IL 60540. All comments must be received by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, February 21.
Following the public comment period, the City Council will consider the report at a future Council meeting.
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About Naperville: Located 28 miles west of Chicago, Naperville, Ill., is home to approximately 145,000 people. This vibrant, thriving city consistently ranks as a top community in the nation in which to live, raise children and retire. The city is home to acclaimed public and parochial schools, the best public library system in the country, an array of healthcare options and an exceptionally low crime rate. Naperville has ready access to a variety of public transportation, housing and employment options. The city’s diversified employer base features high technology firms, retailers and factories, as well as small and home-based businesses. Residents also enjoy world-class parks, diverse worship options, the opportunity to serve on several City boards and commissions, a thriving downtown shopping and dining area, a renowned outdoor history museum known as Naper Settlement and an active civic community. For more information, please visit our website at www.naperville.il.us.