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Posted on: December 13, 2019

2020 Census Application Session

2020 application session fillable form dec12 (1)-page-001

The U.S. Constitution mandates that a census of the population be conducted once every 10 years. Census data are used to determine congressional representation in the states and how billions of dollars in federal funds are distributed to states and local ...

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Posted on: December 10, 2019

Community Reinvestment Area (CRA) Tax Exemption Program Application Processing

Effective Monday, December 16, 2019, the City of Lorain’s Building, Housing and Planning (BHP) Department will serve as the department responsible for  accepting and processing the Community Reinvestment Area (CRA) applications for the ...

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Posted on: October 23, 2019

Upcoming Legal Aid Clinics

Through the end of the year, Legal Aid is hosting several FREE brief advice clinics to help people with their civil legal needs – and we already have two clinics scheduled in 2020! We are also excited for our Annual Meeting, which will be held o...

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Building, Housing & Planning Department
Posted on: October 14, 2019

Five-Year Consolidated Plan Survey

Below is a link for a survey for the City of Lorain's Consolidated Plan update for 2019-2024 which include the Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing. Respondents can mail the survey or email their responses to Kellie Glenn, Director of Building, Housing...

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