Public Notices


Powder River County will hold a public hearing on Monday, March 9, 2020, 3:00 P.M., in the Election Room and the County Courthouse, for the purpose of obtaining public comments regarding the community development needs and priorities of Powder River County for economic development, housing and community revitalization, and public facilities, and particularly as those needs affect low- and moderate-income persons. The County is considering submitting an application to the Montana Department of Commerce for a Community Development Block Grant – Economic Development Program (CDBG-ED) grant, and wants to obtain public comment on the needs of the community. The County Commissioners will discuss the purpose of the CDBG-ED Program and the variety of activities eligible for funding. At the public hearing, everyone will be given the opportunity to express their opinions regarding the County’s needs and the type of projects that should be considered. Comments may be given orally at the hearing or submitted in writing before March 6, 2020 by 5:00 P.M.

Anyone who would like more information or who wants to submit suggestions should contact Lee Randall, Chairman, 406-436-2657. Portions of and/or a summary of the CDBG-ED Application are available for review at the office of the County Commissioners during regular office hours.

Powder River County makes reasonable accommodation for any known disability that may interfere with a person’s ability to participate in this public hearing. Persons needing an accommodation must notify Lee Randall no later than March 6, 2020 to allow adequate time to make needed arrangements. You can call 406-436-2657 or email lrandall@prco.mt.gov to make your request known.

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