GOVERNMENT

CITY OF DOWNEY
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing will be held before the Downey City Council, on July 24, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers of the Downey City Hall, 11111 Brookshire Avenue, Downey, California. At that time and place, the Council will receive public testimony regarding the proposed formation of a Community Benefit District for Downtown Downey.  Following public testimony, the City Clerk will tally the ballots submitted regarding the formation of a Community Benefit District for Downtown Downey, receive and file the tallied ballot results, and if a majority protest does not exist, adopt a Resolution of Formation to form the Community Benefit District for Downtown Downey and authorize the assessment.

The Community Benefit District is a property assessment district that will provide the downtown property owners with independent, property owner-controlled finances to better control and fund special events, marketing, promotional activities, public space development, security, maintenance, beautification, property enhancements, and the creation of a new property owner-controlled non-profit corporation to spend and manage these funds.  For additional information about the Community Benefit District please visit the city’s website at:

http://www.downeyca.org/depts/cd/downtown_community_benefit_district.asp
         
The documents which pertain to the Community Benefit District for Downtown Downey, are available for review during normal business hours at:  (1) Office of the City Clerk, 11111 Brookshire Avenue; (2) the Downey City Library, 11121 Brookshire Avenue; (3) the Community Development Department Office at 11111 Brookshire Avenue; and (4) on the City’s website at www.downeyca.org.  Persons interested in obtaining a copy of documents which pertain to the Community Benefit District for Downtown Downey or for further information please call Kim Sodetani, Executive Secretary at (562) 904-7151.  Written comments intended for the Downey City Council should be delivered to the Downey City Clerk at 11111 Brookshire Avenue, Downey, CA 90241, no later than 5:30 p.m. on July 23, 2018.

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if you need special assistance to participate in this meeting, contact the City Clerk’s Department at (562) 904-7280 or the California Relay Service at 711. Notification at least 48 hours prior to the meeting will enable the City to make arrangements to assure accessibility. The City of Downey does not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission to, access to, or operations of its programs, services or activities. The City does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices. Questions, concerns, complaints or requests for additional information regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act may be forwarded to the City’s ADA/Section 504 Coordinator, 11111 Brookshire Avenue, Downey, CA 90241. ADACoordinator@downeyca.org; Phone: (562) 299-6619; Fax: (562) 923-6388; California Relay
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Maria Alicia Duarte, CMC
Downey City Clerk

July 12, 2018

The Downey Patriot
7/12/18