News and Events | October / 2019

In This Issue

  • NCICG's 40th Anniversay Annual Meeting
  • 2020 Census - Your Community Matters
  • Natural Hazard Mitigation Plans (NHMP)
  • Urban & Community Forestry Grant Applications
  • Marseilles 2018 CDBG Housing Rehabilitation
  • EDD Summit Presentations
  • IDNR BAAD Grant Application
  • CDBG Public Infrastructure Grant Applications
  • CDBG Housing Rehabilitation Grant Applications

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Natural Hazard Mitigation Plans (NHMP) 2020
To be completed by Spring 2020

LaSalle County NHMP and Bureau County NHMP :  NCICG is in the process of updating the 5-year plan for both counties.
Marseilles 2018 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Housing Rehabilitation Program - The application process has started.

NCICG is happy to be leading the process of rehabilitating 9 homes in the City of Marseilles. We hope this is just the beginning of this wonderful program to be coming into our area. Stay tuned...
2019 Urban and Community Forestry Grant Program
Due October 25, 2019. The following communities applied.

Carbon Hill  - To replace and expand a local historical tree grove within the village park.

Ottawa  - To replace and expand the urban tree canopy damaged by the 2017 tornado.
Illinois Boat Access Area Development Grant Program (BAAD) - IDNR
Grants were due August 19, 2019. The following communities applied.

Marseilles  -  Public Boat Launch Project:  The City of Marseilles is seeking to develop a new boat launch along the Illinois River. The proposed plan envisions a public boat launch at the edge of the City of Marseilles located within the Marseilles River Pool. This popular section of the Illinois River offers approximately 25 river miles of recreation opportunities.  
Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program
Public Infrastructure (PI)
Due August 29, 2019. The following communities applied.

Buda  - Water Main Replacement: Water distribution improvements throughout the Village.

DePue  - New Water Tower Replacement: Construct a new elevated water storage tank and demolish the old tri-pod tower.

Neponset  - Water Distribution System Improvements: Make necessary improvements, including; water main looping and hydrants.  

Ottawa  - Sanitary Sewer Improvements: Separate storm sewer flow from the sanitary/combined sewer system.

Princeton  - Sanitary Sewer Line Replacement: Replace sanitary sewer lines and manholes on E Marion Street from S Euclid to Fifth Street.

Spring Valley  - Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation :   Make necessary improvements to the sanitary sewer system including relining, replacement, and service tap repairs within the project boundaries.

Toluca  - Waste Water Treatment Plant Improvements: Make necessary improvements to the waste water treatment plant: including new screening and an emergency storm pump. Separate storm sewer flow from the sanitary/combined sewer system.

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program
Housing Rehabilitation Grants
Due August 29, 2019. The following communities applied.

Coal City  - Housing Rehabilitation Program: Rehabilitation of an estimated 10 single family, owner/occupied homes within the village.

Neponset  - Housing Rehabilitation Program:  Housing rehabilitation of approximately 10 owner-occupied single-family homes within the village.   

Spring Valley  - Housing Rehabilitation Program: Housing rehabilitation of approximately 10 single family, owner-occupied homes within the city.
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