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The public invited to comment on proposed changes to state’s action plan for Hurricane Matthew federal disaster recovery funds.

ReBuild NC is seeking public comment on a draft amendment to the state’s action plan for administering federal disaster recovery funding provided to North Carolina through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Community Development Block Grant-Disaster Recovery program. The draft Hurricane Matthew Action Plan: Substantial Amendment 5 proposes changes that will enhance the state action plan that HUD previously approved.

The draft amendment and related documents are available for review on the Rebuild NC website at www.rebuild.nc.gov/. Printed copies of the draft amendment are also available by calling 984-833-4344.

Public comments can be submitted by email to publiccomments@rebuild.nc.gov or by U.S. Postal Service mail to attention: SAPA-5, P.O. Box 110465, Durham, NC 27709. Public comments on the draft amendment must be submitted 5 p.m. this Sunday.

ReBuild NC is the state’s long-term disaster recovery agency administered by the North Carolina Office of Recovery and Resiliency. ReBuild’s mailing address is 4236 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC, 27699-4236. The office location is 1636 Gold Star Drive, Raleigh.