March 31, 2020

Public Hearing Notice

Economic Development Applications


The City of Ottawa, Kansas is posting this notice for the purpose of considering applications to be submitted to city funds under the our CDBG Local Revolving Loan Fund for the effects of COVID 19 on local businesses. The hearing will be held at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, April 1, 2020.


The funds will be available for job retention at a maximum of $35,000 per job. The funds will be used for working capital and for retention of jobs. The estimated fund available will be

$232,000. Oral and written comments will be recorded and become a part of City of Ottawa, Kansas CDBG Citizen Participation Plan.


Reasonable accommodations will be made available to persons with disabilities. Requests should be submitted to the City Clerk’s office at 785-229-3602 or TTY users please call 711.


Note: Due to social distancing and the prohibition of a gathering of 10 or more people to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, physical access to the City Commission Study Session will be restricted.


In accordance with Kansas Open Meetings Act (KOMA), the meeting can be viewed live on Channel 23 and via Facebook Live or listened to by dialing (312) 626-6799 and entering meeting ID code 764 826 5747.


Citizens may submit comments (300 words or less) for the City Commission to be read during public comment or during discussion on an agenda item. Submit your comment (300 words or less) to no later than 4:00 pm on April 1st; all emails must

include your name and address.