FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CARBONDALE – The City Council initiated a public comment period to allow residents to submit comments in favor of, or in opposition to, applications for ARPA funding. The public comment period began April 1 and ended April 30. As a result of the public comment period, the City of Carbondale received the following:
- 56 Applications for funding
- 266 residents in support of specific applications
- 42 residents opposed to specific applications
- 100 written comments supporting or opposing specific applications were submitted
The City of Carbondale expects to begin executing contracts in August.
For more information contact the City’s Public Relations Officer at 618-457-3262.