PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that a public hearing will be held by the Lenox Town Board at the Town Hall, 205 South Peterboro Street, Canastota, New York 13032, on the 26th day of July, 2021, at 7:00 o’clock p.m., Local Time, to obtain citizens’ views and suggestions on eligible New York State Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG) activities and to hear citizen comments regarding the community development, economic development, and housing needs of the Town of Lenox and the Town’s potential submission of an application to the New York State Office of Community Renewal for Community Development Block Grant funding to support the acquisition of the assets of Can Tech Precision Manufacturing, Inc. by a company to be formed by Chris Whaley and expected to be called Merlin Mold & Manufacturing for the purpose of continuing manufacturing activities at the facility at 7059 Harp Road within the Town. The hearing facility is handicapped accessible. A summary of the CDBG program will be presented at the public hearing as well as detail regarding the proposed application. The Town encourages public comment and participation in the identification of needs and in the preparation of the grant application. Written comments are invited and will be accepted upon delivery to the office of the Town Clerk at the address above. No written comments received after 3:30 PM on the hearing date will be considered.