Public meetings begin next week for input on how one large pool of federal grant dollars should be spent for long-term flood recovery projects in Richland County.
Public input will help Richland County officials prioritize recovery projects to be funded by $23.5 million granted to the county by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development through its Community Development Block Grant – Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) program.
The meetings are:
7-9 p.m. June 29, Trenholm Park, 3900 Covenant Road, Columbia
6-8 p.m. June 29, Parklane Road Adult Activity Center, 7494 Parklane Road, Columbia
7-9 p.m. June 30, North Springs Park, 1320 Clemson Road, Columbia
7-9 p.m. June 30, St. Andrews Park, 920 Beatty Road, Columbia
7-9 p.m. July 12, Richland County Sheriff’s Department. Substation, 2615 Lower Richland Blvd., Columbia
7-9 p.m. July 12, Crane Creek Community Center, 7405 Fairfield Road, Columbia
7-9 p.m. July 13, Eastover Park, 1031 Main St., Eastover
7-9 p.m. July 13, Ballentine Community Center, 1009 Bickley Road, Irmo
7-9 p.m. July 14, Richland County Administration Building, 2020 Hampton St., Columbia
7-9 p.m. July 14, Gadsden Park Community Center, 1668 S. Goodwin Circle, Gadsden