News & Announcements
April 8, 2015
The Salinas City Council is asking for public input. Hard copies are available for review at the Community and Economic Development Department, Housing Division, 65 West Alisal Street, 2nd floor; the City Clerk’s office at 200 Lincoln Avenue; the John Steinbeck Library; the Cesar Chavez Library; and El Gabilan Library. The Salinas City Council will hold a public hearing to obtain comment on the proposed Action Plan and Funding Parameters for CDBG and ESG Funds.
Spanish translation of documents mentioned above is available upon request. Written comment is invited in advance of the meeting to the Community and Economic Development Department, Housing Division, 65 West Alisal Street, Salinas, CA 93901; the public is also invited to speak at the May 12th City Council meeting.
- Draft Action Plan 2015-2016
- Draft Consolidated Plan 2015-2016
- Draft Analysis of Impediments
- Draft Alisal Neighborhood Revitalization Strategy Area
April 2, 2015
The Salinas City Council will hold a public hearing to obtain comments on the FY 2015-2019 Consolidated Plan, Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice, Update to the Alisal Neighborhood Revitalization Area, and FY 2015-16 Action Plan, on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at 4:00 p.m., in the Council Rotunda, 200 Lincoln Avenue, Salinas.
The proposed City of Salinas General Plan Economic Development Element is an economic development strategy to achieve a vision of a united and sustained economic prosperity for Salinas. The strategy will identify policies, goals and objectives necessary to guide future public sector and private sector actions, and will contain a vision map, and list of recommended actions to ensure the vision becomes a reality. The Element is also a tool to better understand and define the baseline economic conditions and identify opportunities for cultivating a more prosperous and healthy Salinas.
- Economic Development Element Volume I
- Economic Development Element Volume II
- April 8, 2014 City Council Agenda Report
- EDE Fact Sheet - June 2014
- January 6, 2015 City Council Agenda Report
The Bread Box and Hebbron Family Center, in collaboration with the Monterey County Food Bank, are implementing the Emergency Food Distribution Program. The Bread Box distributes food on the 1st & 3rd Thursday of the month at 11:00 AM and Hebbron distributes on the 2nd & 4th Thursday at 5:00 PM. Providing increased access to food for families, specifically in East Salinas, is important and the Library and Community Services Department is pleased to support this effort. For more information regarding the Emergency Food Distribution Program at the Bread Box or Hebbron7306. Food Bank Distribution Sites