To whom it may concern and to all persons interested, notice is hereby given that the Governing Body of the City of Gardner, Johnson County, Kansas shall hold a Public Hearing in the Council Chambers of Gardner City Hall, 120 E. Main Street, Gardner, Kansas 66030 at 7:00 p.m., May 18, 2015, to receive citizen comments regarding and discuss the final application the City Council wishes to sponsor for a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) for 2016 funding, to be submitted by the City to Johnson County.  The maximum annual grant, per County guidelines is $200,000 with the understanding grant moneys cannot be applied for the following year if granted.  All persons interested in said matter shall be heard at this time for the public record.  For additional information regarding this application, contact Michelle Leininger, Principal Planner, Business & Economic Development Department, City of Gardner at 913-856-0913.