Public Notices

Public Notice - City of Mount Vernon - 3/22/2018

Policy of Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Disability
The City of Mount Vernon does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or employment in, its federally assisted programs or activities.

The City Administrator has been designated to coordinate compliance with the nondiscrimination requirements contained in the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) regulations implementing Section 504 (24 CFR Part 8).

Citizen Participation & Grievance Procedures Notice

The City of Mount Vernon has adopted complaint and grievance procedures regarding its Texas Community Development Block Grant Programs (TxCDBG). Citizens may obtain a copy of these written procedures at City Hall, 109 N Kaufman Street, Mt. Vernon, TX between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Citizens may also request the procedures be mailed to them by calling the City Administrator, at 903-537-2252. These procedures outline the steps for a citizen to follow if s/he wishes to file a complaint or grievance about TxCDBG activities.
A person who has a complaint or grievance about any services or activities with respect to the TxCDBG project, may during regular business hours submit such complaint or grievance, in writing to the City Administrator, at P.O. Box 597, Mt. Vernon, TX 75457 or may call 903-537-2252.  The City of Mount Vernon will make every effort to respond fully to such complaints within fifteen (15) working days where practicable.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
The City of Mount Vernon does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.