AVISO DE HALLAZGO SIN IMPACTO SIGIFICATIVO Y AVISO DE INTENCION DE SOLICITAR LA LIBERACION DE FONDONS 9/14/2022

AVISO DE HALLAZGO SIN IMPACTO SIGNIFICATIVO
Y AVISO DE INTENCIÓN DE SOLICITAR LA LIBERACIÓN DE FONDOS
09/14/2022
Ciudad de Strawn
118 E. Housley Street
Strawn, Texas 76475-5114
(254) 672-5311
Estos avisos deberán cumplir con dos procedimientos separados pero relacionados requisitos
para las actividades que llevará a cabo la Ciudad de Strawn.
SOLICITUD DE LIBERACIÓN DE FONDOS
El 5 de octubre de 2022 o alrededor de dicha fecha, laciudad de Strawn presentará una
solicitud al Departamento de Agricultura de Texas para la liberación de fondos del Programa de
Subsidios en Bloque para el Desarrollo Comunitario en virtud de la Sección 104 del Título I de
la Ley de Vivienda y Comunidad. Ley de Desarrollo de 1974, según enmendada, para
emprender un proyecto conocido como Strawn CDV21-0174-water-EA con el propósito de
reemplazar tuberías de agua viejas y deterioradas y hacer mejoras a la WTP para evitar
interrupciones en el servicio y baja presión por un costo estimado de $350,000.00 en fondos de
HUD y $17,500.00 en fondos que no son de HUD.
Descripción del Proyecto Agregado (debe incluir el trabajo que será financiado por
TxCDBG):
Mejoras de agua
Rehabilitar un (1) sistema SCADA e instalar aproximadamente mil cincuenta y cinco pies
lineales (1,055 lf) de tuberías principales de agua de ocho pulgadas (8 pulgadas), hidrantes,
válvulas, reconexiones de servicios relacionados y todos los accesorios asociados.
Servicios profesionales, incluidas las actividades de administrador de subvenciones e ingeniero
de proyectos.
UBICACIÓN:
Todo el trabajo se llevará a cabo en la ciudad de Strawn, condado de Palo Pinto, Texas, en las
siguientes ubicaciones:
Planta de tratamiento de agua (SCADA)
● En el lado sur de S. Front Street aproximadamente 0.530 millas al este de la intersección
de Hwy 2372 y Front Street ( 32.55116, -98.5102)
Waterline
● Houston Avenue desde Housley Street hasta N. Front Street
● N. Front Street desde Houston Avenue hasta Hinkson Ave
HALLAZGO DE IMPACTO NO SIGNIFICATIVO
La ciudad de Strawn ha determinado que el proyecto no tendrá un impacto significativo en el
medio ambiente humano. Por lo tanto, no se requiere una Declaración de Impacto Ambiental
bajo la Ley Nacional de Política Ambiental de 1969 (NEPA). La información adicional del
proyecto se encuentra en el Registro de revisión ambiental (ERR) en el archivo 118 East
Housley St Strawn, TX 76475 y se puede examinar o copiar los días de semana de 8:00 a. m. a
4:00 p. m. (Cerrado de 12:00 p. PM) MF.
Un Registro de revisión ambiental (ERR) que documenta las determinaciones ambientales para
este proyecto está archivado en 118 East Housley St Strawn, TX 76475 y puede examinarse o
copiarse de 8:00 a. m. a 4:00 p. m. (Cerrado de 12:00 p. :00 PM) L.V.
COMENTARIOS DEL PÚBLICO
Cualquier individuo, grupo o agencia puede enviar comentarios por escrito sobre la ERR a la
Ciudad de Strawn a This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Todos los comentarios recibidos hasta el 4/10/2022
serán considerados por la Ciudad de Strawn antes de autorizar la presentación de una solicitud
de liberación de fondos.Los comentarios deben especificar a qué Aviso se dirigen.
CERTIFICACIÓN AMBIENTAL
La Ciudad de Strawn certifica al Estado de Texas que Omer Mallory, en su calidad de Alcalde,
consiente en aceptar la jurisdicción de los Tribunales Federales si se inicia una acción para
hacer cumplir las responsabilidades en relación con el proceso de revisión ambiental y que
estas responsabilidades han sido satisfecho. La aprobación de la certificación por parte del
Estado satisface sus responsabilidades conforme a la NEPA y las leyes y autoridades
relacionadas, y permite que la Ciudad de Strawn utilice los fondos del Programa.
OBJECIONES A LA LIBERACIÓN DE FONDOS
El Estado aceptará objeciones a su liberación de fondos y la certificación de la Ciudad de
Strawn por un período de quince días a partir de la fecha de presentación anticipada o de la
recepción real de la solicitud (lo que ocurra más tarde) solo si están en una de las siguientes
bases: (a) la certificación no fue ejecutada por el Oficial de Certificación de la Ciudad de Strawn
(b) la Ciudad de Strawn omitió un paso o no tomó una decisión o hallazgo requerido por las
regulaciones de HUD en 24 CFR parte 58 ; (c) el beneficiario de la subvención u otros
participantes en el proceso de desarrollo han comprometido fondos, incurrido en costos o
realizado actividades no autorizadas por 24 CFR Parte 58 antes de la aprobación de una
liberación de fondos por parte del Estado; o (d) otra agencia federal que actúa de conformidad
con 40 CFR Parte 1504 ha presentado una conclusión por escrito de que el proyecto no es
satisfactorio desde el punto de vista de la calidad ambiental. Las objeciones deben prepararse
y presentarse de acuerdo con los procedimientos requeridos (24 CFR Parte 58, Sec. 58.76) y
deben dirigirse al Departamento de Agricultura de Texas a
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. o PO Box 12847, Austin, Texas 78711. Los posibles
objetores deben comunicarse con el Estado para verificar el último día real del período de
objeción.
Omer Mallory, alcalde

Notice of Finding of No Significant Impact and Notice of Intent to Request Release of Funds 9/14/2022

NOTICE OF FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT
AND NOTICE OF INTENT TO REQUEST RELEASE OF FUNDS
9/14/2022
City of Strawn
118 E. Housley Street
Strawn, Texas 76475-5114
(254) 672-5311
These notices shall satisfy two separate but related procedural requirements for activities to be
undertaken by the City of Strawn.
REQUEST FOR RELEASE OF FUNDS
On or about 10/5/2022, the City of Strawn will submit a request to the Texas Department of
Agriculture for the release of Community Development Block Grant Program funds under
Section 104 of Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended, to
undertake a project known as Strawn CDV21-0174-water-EA for the purpose of replacing aged
and deteriorated water lines and make improvements to the WTP to prevent service disruptions
and low pressure for an estimated cost of $350,000.00 in HUD funds and $17,500.00 in nonHUD funds.
Description of Aggregated Project (must include work to be funded by TxCDBG):
Water Improvements
Rehabilitate one (1) SCADA system and install approximately one thousand fifty-five linear feet
(1,055 l.f.) of eight-inch (8 in.) water main, hydrants, valves, related service reconnections and
all associated appurtenances.
Professional Services including Grant Administrator and Project Engineer activities.
LOCATION:
All work will occur in the City of Strawn, Palo Pinto County, Texas in the following locations:
Water Treatment Plant (SCADA)
● On the southside of S. Front Street approximately 0.530 miles east of the intersection of
Hwy 2372 and Front Street (32.55116, -98.5102)
Waterline
● Houston Avenue from Housley Street to N. Front Street
● N. Front Street from Houston Avenue to Hinkson Ave
FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT
The City of Strawn has determined that the project will have no significant impact on the human
environment. Therefore, an Environmental Impact Statement under the National Environmental
Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA) is not required. Additional project information is contained in the
Environmental Review Record (ERR) on file 118 East Housley St Strawn, TX 76475 and may
be examined or copied weekdays at 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (Closed 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM) M-F.
An Environmental Review Record (ERR) that documents the environmental determinations for
this project is on file at 118 East Housley St Strawn, TX 76475 and may be examined or copied
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (Closed 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM) M-F.
PUBLIC COMMENTS
Any individual, group, or agency may submit written comments on the ERR to the City of Strawn
at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. All comments received by 10/4/2022 will be considered by the City of
Strawn prior to authorizing submission of a request for release of funds.Comments should
specify which Notice they are addressing.
ENVIRONMENTAL CERTIFICATION
The City of Strawn certifies to the State of Texas that Omer Mallory in their capacity as Mayor
consents to accept the jurisdiction of the Federal Courts if an action is brought to enforce
responsibilities in relation to the environmental review process and that these responsibilities
have been satisfied. The State’s approval of the certification satisfies its responsibilities under
NEPA and related laws and authorities and allows the City of Strawn to use Program funds.
OBJECTIONS TO RELEASE OF FUNDS
The State will accept objections to its release of fund and the City of Strawn’s certification for a
period of fifteen days following the anticipated submission date or its actual receipt of the
request (whichever is later) only if they are on one of the following bases: (a) the certification
was not executed by the Certifying Officer of the City of Strawn (b) the City of Strawn has
omitted a step or failed to make a decision or finding required by HUD regulations at 24 CFR
part 58; (c) the grant recipient or other participants in the development process have committed
funds, incurred costs or undertaken activities not authorized by 24 CFR Part 58 before approval
of a release of funds by the State; or (d) another Federal agency acting pursuant to 40 CFR Part
1504 has submitted a written finding that the project is unsatisfactory from the standpoint of
environmental quality. Objections must be prepared and submitted in accordance with the
required procedures (24 CFR Part 58, Sec. 58.76) and shall be addressed to Texas Department
of Agriculture at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or PO Box 12847, Austin, Texas
78711. Potential objectors should contact the State to verify the actual last day of the objection
period.
Omer Mallory, Mayor

Notice of Special Meeting September 2, 2022

City of Strawn
P.O. BOX 581 – 118 East Housley St.
STRAWN, TEXAS 76475
254-672-5311 – FAX 254-672-5250
e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING
The City Council of the City of Strawn will meet to conduct a SPECIAL MEETING at the regular
meeting place in the Council Chambers of the City Hall building on Friday September 2nd, 2022
at 4:30 pm. The Agenda for this meeting is shown below and becomes a part of this ‘Notice’ for
all intent and purposes.

________________________, City Secretary
AGENDA
City Council Regular Meeting
Friday September 2nd, 2022 4:30 pm
1. Call to order and establish a quorum
2. Opening Prayer and Pledge to the flag.
3. Citizen’s Concerns: Any item requiring a vote would be put on next agenda
4. Consider and Take Appropriate Action on an Ordinance Authorizing the Issuance of $773,000 City of Strawn,
Texas Tax and Waterworks and Sewer System Surplus Revenue Certificates of Obligation, Series 2022;
Authorizing the Sale Thereof; Enacting Provisions Incident and Related to the Issuance of Said Certificates.
5. Adjourn
Notes to the Agenda:
The Council reserves the right to retire to executive session concerning any of the items listed on this agenda, whenever it
is considered necessary and legally justified under the open meetings act.
Persons with disabilities who plan to attend this meeting and who may need assistance should contact the City Secretary at
(254) 672-5311 two working days prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made.
This is to certify that I, Danny Miller, posted this agenda on the glass front door of the City Hall building facing outward and
on the City Hall bulletin Board at 4:00 pm, August 30th, 2022.
__________________________, City Secretary

AVISO DE HALLAZGO DE IMPACTO NINGÚN SIGNIFICATIVO Y AVISO DE INTENCIÓN DE SOLICITAR LA LIBERACIÓN DE FONDOS

AVISO DE HALLAZGO DE IMPACTO NINGÚN SIGNIFICATIVO

Y AVISO DE INTENCIÓN DE SOLICITAR LA LIBERACIÓN DE FONDOS

           

                       

18/8/2022

Ciudad de Strawn

118 E. Housley Street

Strawn, Texas 76475-5114

(254) 672-5311

Estos avisos deberán cumplir con dos procedimientos separados pero relacionados requisitos para las actividades que llevará a cabo la Ciudad de Strawn.

SOLICITUD DE LIBERACIÓN DE FONDOS

El 7 de septiembre de 2022 o alrededor de esa fecha , la ciudad de Strawn presentará una solicitud al Departamento de Agricultura de Texas para la liberación de fondos del Programa de Subsidios en Bloque para el Desarrollo Comunitario en virtud de la Sección 104 del Título I de la Ley de Vivienda y Desarrollo Comunitario de 1974, según enmendado, para llevar a cabo un proyecto conocido comoStrawn CDM21-0314 - Revitalización del centro - EA con el fin de realizar mejoras en el centro para eliminar las condiciones de tugurio y deterioro y aumentar la seguridad de los peatones y la actividad económica por un costo estimado de $350,000.00 en HUD fondos y $52,500.00 en fondos que no son de HUD. 

DESCRIPCIÓN

Mejoras en el Centro

Reconstrucción de aceras y mejoras de accesibilidad en Central Avenue y Housley Street.

Distrito Centro - 03L

Reconstruir e instalar aproximadamente ochocientos ochenta pies lineales (880 lf) de acera de concreto, ochocientos cincuenta pies lineales (850 lf) de bordillo y cuneta, nueve (9) rampas ADA, instalar doce (12) luces para peatones y componentes eléctricos, reparación de pavimentos, reparación de pavimentos relacionada y todos los accesorios asociados.

Servicios profesionales que incluyen actividades de administrador de subvenciones e ingeniero de proyectos.

UBICACIÓN:

Todo el trabajo se llevará a cabo en la ciudad de Strawn, condado de Palo Pinto, Texas, en las siguientes ubicaciones:

  • Central Avenue desde N. Front St. hasta aproximadamente 150 LF al norte de Housley St.
  • Housley St. desde 150 pies al oeste de Central Ave. a 150 pies al este de Central Ave.

Actividades alternativas del proyecto si los fondos lo permiten:

Reconstrucción de trescientos veinte pies lineales (320 pies cuadrados) de aceras de concreto, instalación de dos (2) rampas ADA y cuatro (4) luces para peatones. .

Ubicación:

  • Central Avenue desde Housley St. al sur aproximadamente 170 LF.
    • Acera de hormigón de 170 LF, 1 rampa ADA, 2 semáforos para peatones.
  • N. Front St. desde Central Ave. al este aproximadamente 150 LF.
    • Acera de hormigón de 150 LF, 1 rampa ADA, 2 semáforos para peatones.

HALLAZGO DE IMPACTO NO SIGNIFICATIVO

La Ciudad de Strawn ha determinado que el proyecto no tendrá un impacto significativo en el medio ambiente humano. Por lo tanto, no se requiere una Declaración de Impacto Ambiental bajo la Ley Nacional de Política Ambiental de 1969 (NEPA). La información adicional del proyecto se encuentra en el Registro de revisión ambiental (ERR) archivado en el Ayuntamiento de la ciudad de Strawn, 118 East Housley St Strawn, TX y se puede examinar o copiar los días de semana de 8:00 a. m. a 4:00 p. m. :00 PM - 1:00 PM) L.V.

Un Registro de Revisión Ambiental (ERR) que documenta las determinaciones ambientales para este proyecto está archivado en la Ciudad de Strawn, 118 East Housley St Strawn, TX 76475 y se puede examinar o copiar de 8:00 a. m. a 4:00 p. :00 PM - 1:00 PM) L.V.

COMENTARIOS DEL PÚBLICO

Cualquier individuo, grupo o agencia puede enviar comentarios por escrito sobre la ERR a la Ciudad de Strawn a This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Todos los comentarios recibidos antes del 6 de septiembre de 2022 serán considerados por la ciudad de Strawn antes de autorizar la presentación de una solicitud de liberación de fondos. Los comentarios deben especificar a qué Aviso se dirigen.

CERTIFICACIÓN AMBIENTAL

La Ciudad de Strawn certifica al Estado de Texas que Omer Mallory, en su calidad de Alcalde, consiente en aceptar la jurisdicción de los Tribunales Federales si se inicia una acción para hacer cumplir las responsabilidades en relación con el proceso de revisión ambiental y que estas responsabilidades han sido satisfecho. La aprobación de la certificación por parte del Estado satisface sus responsabilidades conforme a la NEPA y las leyes y autoridades relacionadas, y permite que la Ciudad de Strawn utilice los fondos del Programa.

OBJECIONES A LA LIBERACIÓN DE FONDOS

El Estado aceptará objeciones a su liberación de fondos y la certificación de la Ciudad de Strawn por un período de quince días a partir de la fecha de presentación anticipada o de la recepción real de la solicitud (lo que ocurra más tarde) solo si están en una de las siguientes bases: (a) la certificación no fue ejecutada por el Oficial de Certificación de la Ciudad de Strawn (b) la Ciudad de Strawn omitió un paso o no tomó una decisión o hallazgo requerido por las regulaciones de HUD en 24 CFR parte 58 ;

(c) el beneficiario de la subvención u otros participantes en el proceso de desarrollo han comprometido fondos, incurrido en costos o realizado actividades no autorizadas por 24 CFR Parte 58 antes de la aprobación de una liberación de fondos por parte del Estado; o (d) otra agencia federal que actúa de conformidad con 40 CFR Parte 1504 ha presentado una conclusión por escrito de que el proyecto no es satisfactorio desde el punto de vista de la calidad ambiental. Las objeciones deben prepararse y presentarse de acuerdo con los procedimientos requeridos (24 CFR Parte 58, Sec. 58.76) y deben dirigirse al Departamento de Agricultura de Texas a This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. o PO Box 12847, Austin, Texas 78711. Los posibles objetores deben comunicarse con el Estado para verificar el último día real del período de objeción. La interpretación oral gratuita de los documentos relacionados con la subvención CDM21-0314 está disponible en Strawn City Hall 254-672-5311.

Omer Mallory, alcalde

NOTICE OF FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT AND NOTICE OF INTENT TO REQUEST RELEASE OF FUNDS

NOTICE OF FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT

AND NOTICE OF INTENT TO REQUEST RELEASE OF FUNDS

           

                       

8/18/2022

City of Strawn

118 E. Housley Street

Strawn, Texas 76475-5114

(254) 672-5311

These notices shall satisfy two separate but related procedural requirements for activities to be undertaken by the City of Strawn.

REQUEST FOR RELEASE OF FUNDS

On or about 9/7/2022 the City of Strawn will submit a request to the Texas Department of Agriculture for the release of Community Development Block Grant Program funds under Section 104 of Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended, to undertake a project known as Strawn CDM21-0314 - Downtown Revitalization - EA for the purpose of making downtown improvements to eliminate slum and blight conditions and increase pedestrian safety and economic activity for an estimated cost of $350,000.00 in HUD funds and $52,500.00 in non-HUD funds. 

DESCRIPTION

Downtown Improvements

Sidewalk reconstruction and accessibility improvements on Central Avenue and Housley Street.

Downtown District - 03L

Reconstruct and install approximately eight hundred eighty linear feet (880 l.f.) of concrete sidewalk, eight hundred fifty linear feet (850 l.f.) of curb and gutter, nine (9) ADA ramps, install twelve (12) pedestrian lights and electrical components, pavement repair, related pavement repair, and all associated appurtenances.

Professional Services including Grant Administrator and Project Engineer activities.

LOCATION:

All work will occur in the City of Strawn, Palo Pinto County, Texas in the following locations:

  • Central Avenue from N. Front St. to approximately 150 LF north of Housley St.
  • Housley St. from 150 feet west of Central Ave. to 150 feet east of Central Ave.

Alternative project activities if funds allow:

Reconstruction of three hundred twenty linear feet (320 l.f.) of concrete sidewalks, installation of two (2) ADA ramps, and four (4) pedestrian lights. .

Location:

  • Central Avenue from Housley St. south approximately 170 LF.
    • 170 LF concrete sidewalk, 1 ADA ramp, 2 pedestrian lights.
  • N. Front St. from Central Ave. east approximately 150 LF.
    • 150 LF concrete sidewalk, 1 ADA ramp, 2 pedestrian lights.

FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT

The City of Strawn has determined that the project will have no significant impact on the human environment. Therefore, an Environmental Impact Statement under the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA) is not required.  Additional project information is contained in the Environmental Review Record (ERR) on file at the City of Strawn City Hall, 118 East Housley St Strawn, TX and may be examined or copied weekdays at 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (Closed 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM) M-F.

An Environmental Review Record (ERR) that documents the environmental determinations for this project is on file at the City of Strawn, 118 East Housley St Strawn, TX 76475 and may be examined or copied 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (Closed 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM) M-F.

PUBLIC COMMENTS

Any individual, group, or agency may submit written comments on the ERR to the City of Strawn at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  All comments received by 9/6/2022 will be considered by the City of Strawn prior to authorizing submission of a request for release of funds. Comments should specify which Notice they are addressing.

ENVIRONMENTAL CERTIFICATION

The City of Strawn certifies to the State of Texas that Omer Mallory in their capacity as Mayor consents to accept the jurisdiction of the Federal Courts if an action is brought to enforce responsibilities in relation to the environmental review process and that these responsibilities have been satisfied.  The State’s approval of the certification satisfies its responsibilities under NEPA and related laws and authorities and allows the City of Strawn to use Program funds.

OBJECTIONS TO RELEASE OF FUNDS

The State will accept objections to its release of fund and the City of Strawn’s certification for a period of fifteen days following the anticipated submission date or its actual receipt of the request (whichever is later) only if they are on one of the following bases: (a) the certification was not executed by the Certifying Officer of the City of Strawn (b) the City of Strawn has omitted a step or failed to make a decision or finding required by HUD regulations at 24 CFR part 58;

(c) the grant recipient or other participants in the development process have committed funds, incurred costs or undertaken activities not authorized by 24 CFR Part 58 before approval of a release of funds by the State; or (d) another Federal agency acting pursuant to 40 CFR Part 1504 has submitted a written finding that the project is unsatisfactory from the standpoint of environmental quality.  Objections must be prepared and submitted in accordance with the required procedures (24 CFR Part 58, Sec. 58.76) and shall be addressed to Texas Department of Agriculture at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or PO Box 12847, Austin, Texas 78711.  Potential objectors should contact the State to verify the actual last day of the objection period. Free oral interpretation of documents related to the CDM21-0314 Grant are available at Strawn City Hall 254-672-5311.

Omer Mallory, Mayor

NOTICE OF FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT

AND NOTICE OF INTENT TO REQUEST RELEASE OF FUNDS

           

                       

8/18/2022

City of Strawn

118 E. Housley Street

Strawn, Texas 76475-5114

(254) 672-5311

These notices shall satisfy two separate but related procedural requirements for activities to be undertaken by the City of Strawn.

REQUEST FOR RELEASE OF FUNDS

On or about 9/7/2022 the City of Strawn will submit a request to the Texas Department of Agriculture for the release of Community Development Block Grant Program funds under Section 104 of Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended, to undertake a project known as Strawn CDM21-0314 - Downtown Revitalization - EA for the purpose of making downtown improvements to eliminate slum and blight conditions and increase pedestrian safety and economic activity for an estimated cost of $350,000.00 in HUD funds and $52,500.00 in non-HUD funds. 

DESCRIPTION

Downtown Improvements

Sidewalk reconstruction and accessibility improvements on Central Avenue and Housley Street.

Downtown District - 03L

Reconstruct and install approximately eight hundred eighty linear feet (880 l.f.) of concrete sidewalk, eight hundred fifty linear feet (850 l.f.) of curb and gutter, nine (9) ADA ramps, install twelve (12) pedestrian lights and electrical components, pavement repair, related pavement repair, and all associated appurtenances.

Professional Services including Grant Administrator and Project Engineer activities.

LOCATION:

All work will occur in the City of Strawn, Palo Pinto County, Texas in the following locations:

  • Central Avenue from N. Front St. to approximately 150 LF north of Housley St.
  • Housley St. from 150 feet west of Central Ave. to 150 feet east of Central Ave.

Alternative project activities if funds allow:

Reconstruction of three hundred twenty linear feet (320 l.f.) of concrete sidewalks, installation of two (2) ADA ramps, and four (4) pedestrian lights. .

Location:

  • Central Avenue from Housley St. south approximately 170 LF.
    • 170 LF concrete sidewalk, 1 ADA ramp, 2 pedestrian lights.
  • N. Front St. from Central Ave. east approximately 150 LF.
    • 150 LF concrete sidewalk, 1 ADA ramp, 2 pedestrian lights.

FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT

The City of Strawn has determined that the project will have no significant impact on the human environment. Therefore, an Environmental Impact Statement under the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA) is not required.  Additional project information is contained in the Environmental Review Record (ERR) on file at the City of Strawn City Hall, 118 East Housley St Strawn, TX and may be examined or copied weekdays at 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (Closed 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM) M-F.

An Environmental Review Record (ERR) that documents the environmental determinations for this project is on file at the City of Strawn, 118 East Housley St Strawn, TX 76475 and may be examined or copied 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (Closed 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM) M-F.

PUBLIC COMMENTS

Any individual, group, or agency may submit written comments on the ERR to the City of Strawn at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  All comments received by 9/6/2022 will be considered by the City of Strawn prior to authorizing submission of a request for release of funds. Comments should specify which Notice they are addressing.

ENVIRONMENTAL CERTIFICATION

The City of Strawn certifies to the State of Texas that Omer Mallory in their capacity as Mayor consents to accept the jurisdiction of the Federal Courts if an action is brought to enforce responsibilities in relation to the environmental review process and that these responsibilities have been satisfied.  The State’s approval of the certification satisfies its responsibilities under NEPA and related laws and authorities and allows the City of Strawn to use Program funds.

OBJECTIONS TO RELEASE OF FUNDS

The State will accept objections to its release of fund and the City of Strawn’s certification for a period of fifteen days following the anticipated submission date or its actual receipt of the request (whichever is later) only if they are on one of the following bases: (a) the certification was not executed by the Certifying Officer of the City of Strawn (b) the City of Strawn has omitted a step or failed to make a decision or finding required by HUD regulations at 24 CFR part 58;

(c) the grant recipient or other participants in the development process have committed funds, incurred costs or undertaken activities not authorized by 24 CFR Part 58 before approval of a release of funds by the State; or (d) another Federal agency acting pursuant to 40 CFR Part 1504 has submitted a written finding that the project is unsatisfactory from the standpoint of environmental quality.  Objections must be prepared and submitted in accordance with the required procedures (24 CFR Part 58, Sec. 58.76) and shall be addressed to Texas Department of Agriculture at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or PO Box 12847, Austin, Texas 78711.  Potential objectors should contact the State to verify the actual last day of the objection period. Free oral interpretation of documents related to the CDM21-0314 Grant are available at Strawn City Hall 254-672-5311.

Omer Mallory, Mayor

 

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City of Strawn
P.O. Box 581
118 East Housley St.
Strawn, Texas 76475
phone: 254-672-5311