Cobb Community Development Block Grant Program Office staff will host a series of application workshops for organizations seeking grant funding through the CDBG Program, HOME Investment Partnership Program and Emergency Solutions Grant Program. All interested organizations should plan to attend at least one of the grant application workshops:
• District One
2 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 28
Charles D. Switzer Public Library, 266 Roswell St., Marietta
• District Two
3 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 4
Wolfe Adult Recreation Center, 884 Church St., Smyrna
2 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 17
Vining Public Library, 4290 Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta
2 p.m., Tuesday, March 3
East Marietta Library, 2051 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta
• District Three
10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 24
Mountain View Community Center, 3400 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta
• District Four
11 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 10
South Cobb Regional Library, 805 Clay Road, Mableton
2 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 26
Ron Anderson Recreation Center, 3820 Macedonia Road, Powder Springs
To view the workshop flyer, click here. For more information, contact Eryca Fambro, deputy director of CDBG, at 770-528-1455.
Open communication is one of the fundamental elements of good government and town hall meetings serve as excellent opportunities to share information, ideas and input. Chairman Tim Lee will host a town hall meeting in each of the four commission districts this year. The first will be held in District One 6:30-8 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 29, at North Cobb Senior Center, 4100 Highway 293, Acworth. For more information about upcoming town halls, visit cobbcounty.org/lee or call the Chairman's Office at 770-528-3305.
For more information on the streamlined grant application process, including qualifications and exclusions, visit cobbcommunityimpactgrant.org or call 770-859-2329.