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Public Hearing Slated For Draft LIHEAP State Plan

The Department of Community Services and Development (CSD) will conduct a remote public hearing to receive comments and input on the development of the Draft Annual 2023 Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) State Plan Application for Federal Fiscal Year 2023. The remote hearing is scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 11, 2022, at 1:30 p.m. This meeting is open to the public and will be held online via Zoom.

To register for the hearing, visit

There will be an opportunity to make comments during the hearing. Persons presenting oral testimony are requested to submit a written statement of their presentation at the conclusion of their testimony via email to

If unable to attend, you can also send written comments to the Department of Community Services and Development, 2389 Gateway Oaks Drive, Suite 100, Sacramento, CA 95833, Attention: Debra Parr, Manager, Utility Assistance Section. Written comments will be accepted until 5 p.m. on Aug. 11, 2022.

A copy of the Draft Annual 2023 LIHEAP State Plan Application is available by accessing CSD’s website at:

Individuals who, because of a disability require special accommodations to attend or participate in this remote public hearing, may request assistance by contacting Monica Popescu at 916-573-1293 or Special accommodation requests should be made five working days in advance whenever possible.