We help foster the growth and enrichment of Manhattan through long-range planning, administering to development processes, and managing certain grant funds.
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On April 18, 2022 a developer announced their intention to construct a facility for a near Manhattan. The development is expected to occur on the northeast quadrant of the intersection of U.S. Highway-24 and Excel Road in Pottawatomie County, about two miles east of Manhattan. See more information.
The Housing Market Analysis is a year-long project led by the Community Development Department with help from our consultants Development Strategies and is a multi-stage project.
- Previous housing information is reviewed, and current housing conditions and needs are studied.
- This data informs strategies to address the identified needs.
- The strategies are presented to City Departments and City Commission to be considered as policies to meet the housing market needs.
Visit the HMA project website to learn more.
“The City receives federal funds each year from the U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program.
Your input helps the City identify projects to implement in the upcoming CDBG 2022 Annual Action Plan that will begin on July 1, 2022. The annual Public Input period and Public Input Meeting provide residents with information about the CDBG Program and an opportunity to propose activities to include in the 2022 Annual Action Plan.
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