Tag Archive: Lubbock City Council

Aug 15

Liz Padgett’s Public Comments to Lubbock Council in Regards to HUD Consolidated Plan and Grants

In studying about the consolidated plan and Community Development Block Grants along with the new plan, Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing, I understand the feds send us $2,000,000 of our own money, and in exchange, they get to come into our town and map our citizens according to race and income level, and tell us where …

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Aug 13

HUD Grant Proposal: Letter to Council

Dear Mayor and Council Members, Before you vote on a resolution to accept HUD grant money,  please allow time for more discussion and public input.  The Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing rule is a move to take away local control and our sovereignty.  You cannot plead ignorance to the concern because it is being expressed nation-wide.  …

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