CHILMARK COMMUNITY PRESERVATION COMMITTEE
There will be a public hearing Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 6:00 pm at the Chilmark Town Hall to discuss and receive public comment on the Community Preservation Act funding requests that are under consideration for the April 2016 Annual Town Meeting.
Island Housing Trust: Regional application seeking a cumulative total of $700,000 CPA Affordable Housing Funds from all six Towns to purchase the land for the proposed Keuhn’s Way Apartment complex in Tisbury. Chilmark’s request is for $70,000.
Featherstone Center for the Arts; Oak Bluffs: Regional application seeking a cumulative total of $70,000 CPA Parks & Recreation Funds from all six Towns to make the outdoor amphitheater safe, accessible and have a more efficient use of space. Chilmark’s request is for $7,800.
MV Skatepark Association; Oak Bluffs: Regional application seeking a cumulative total of $200,000 CPA Park & Recreation Funds from all six Towns to fund the improvements to the skatepark that is across the street from the High School. Chilmark’s request is for $22,260.
Chilmark School: Exclusive Chilmark application seeking $74,000 CPA Park & Recreation Funds to expand the existing playground and add more playground equipment.
Chilmark Housing Committee: Seeking $75,000 CPA Affordable Housing Funds to replenish the rent subsidy program that is managed by the Dukes County Regional Housing Authority. The current balance of $31,700 will last to September 2016 at the current monthly cost and annual fee expense.