Notice of Public Hearing: 2020/2021 Amended and Restated LIHTC Qualified Allocation Plan

06/01/2020

Notice is hereby given that the Nebraska Investment Finance Authority (the “Authority”) will hold a public hearing with respect to the 2020/2021 Amended and Restated Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) Qualified Allocation Plan (QAP) on June 15, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. CDT.  In accordance with Executive Order No. 20-03 issued by Pete Ricketts, the hearing will be held by means of electronic communication (by both video conference and telephone).  Members of the public may access the meeting by videoconference by using the registration link below:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/959193460546291983

Instructions to access the meeting by audio-only telephone conference will be posted on the Authority’s website at https://www.nifa.org/res-dev/news no later than 24 hours prior to the start of the meeting.

Because the meeting will be held electronically, and no quorum of the Authority will be physically present together, there will be no option for public in-person attendancePersons requiring an accommodation consistent with the Americans with Disabilities Act with respect to access to the hearing or access to the information on the Authority’s website are asked to contact Sheila Gans at NIFA at (402) 434-3900 at least 48 hours in advance of the hearing.  

The Authority will consider the information obtained at the public hearing and will take appropriate action that it may deem warranted including submission of the transcript of the public hearing to the Governor of the State, the designated elected official who must approve or disapprove the LIHTC Qualified Allocation Plan pursuant to Section 42 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986.

A draft of the proposed 2020/2021 Amended and Restated LIHTC Qualified Allocation Plan is available on the Authority’s web-site at www.nifa.org.  Please note:  the offices of the Authority are not open to the public at this time.  Public comments may be submitted to NIFA in writing any time prior to the hearing or during the hearing to be held on June 15, 2020. 

Written comments should be addressed to:

Sara Tichota at NIFA at 1230 “O” Street, Suite 200, Lincoln, NE 68508-1402

For more information or questions regarding accessing the meeting electronically, please contact Sara Tichota, LIHTC Allocation Manager, at (402) 434-3916.