Public Hearing for 2021 Nebraska Affordable Housing Trust Fund – Qualified Allocation Plan (QAP) 

A public hearing is scheduled for December 16, 2020, to present the proposed 2021 Nebraska Affordable Housing Trust Fund Qualified Allocation Plan (QAP).  The public hearing will be a virtual-only format as a result of pandemic restrictions.

The virtual public hearing will be streamed online at 2:00 p.m. (CST) on December 16 via WebEx. Registration is required for participation, and can be completed by clicking here. Registration must be completed by 5:00 p.m. CST on December 15, 2020.  Please ensure when registering that any pre-populated tabs are reflective of the individual or organization registering.

Copies of the proposed QAP can be accessed on the DED website at http://opportunity.nebraska.gov/grow-your-community/reports-plans/ as of December 2, 2020, or can be requested by contacting Evan Clark at 800-426-6505, 402-471-4679 or evan.clark@nebraska.gov.


Environmental Review: Floodplain Management

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development is partnering with Nebraska Department of Natural Resources to provide web-based training on Floodplain Management.   Join us to learn more about floodplain identification/determination, floodplain administrators, flood insurance, and maps. This training is beneficial to those grantees overseeing projects funded with CDBG, HOME, HTF, and NAHTF. The training is no cost, and will be recorded for individuals unable to attend.

Date: Thursday, February 11, 2021
Time: 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM CST
REGISTER HERE

If you have any questions please contact Alison Kumbier at (402) 471-3775 or by email at alison.kumbier@nebraska.gov.

Limited English Proficiency (LEP) Access Requirement Self-Training Presentation

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development released Policy Guidance regarding Limited English Proficiency Access Requirements along with a Four Factor Analysis and Language Access Plan template. These requirements apply to any political subdivision of the State of Nebraska, or an eligible nonprofit organization, to whom Federal financial assistance is extended.

A self-training presentation regarding Limited English Proficiency Access requirements is available.

If you complete the self-training presentation, submit the following Feedback Forms.

If you have any questions please contact Rebecca Schademann at (402) 471-3172 or by email at rebecca.schademann@nebraska.gov.