Public Hearing Notice

Date:  September 28, 2022
Hearing Date:  October 18, 2022 at 6:00pm
Location:  AST Health Multipurpose Building, 2029 James L. Edwards Lane, Shawnee, OK 74801
Purpose:  The purpose of this public hearing is to allow public comments relating to the draft AST 102-477 plan.  The final Plan will be submitted to the P.L. 102-477 for the approval of the plan to be used for the plan period 1/1/2023-12/31/2025.  The public is encouraged to attend this meeting to give feedback on the draft plan and this input will be considered when completing the final AST 102-477 Plan.  Items of interest to be discussed will include the following:
  • Employment, Education and Training Services
  • Enhance the Quality of Child Care
If anyone who wishes to comment but cannot attend the public hearing, they may do so by sending a letter to the AST CCDF Programs address or email  Copies of the draft AST 102-477 Plan can be requested prior to the hearing from or by calling 405.275.4030.
This notice will be posted at the following locations and resources:
  • Absentee Shawnee Building Blocks CDC- Shawnee, OK
  • Absentee Shawnee Building Blocks CDC- Little Axe, OK
  • Absentee Shawnee Tribal Complex Building #1 Reception Area, Shawnee, OK
  • Absentee Shawnee Tribe Health Clinic, Shawnee and Norman, OK  
  • Absentee Shawnee Tribe Shawnee After School Program- Shawnee, OK
  • Absentee Shawnee Tribe Website-          
For further information about this notice or the AST 102-477 Plan, please contact Briana Ponkilla, CCDF Coordinator, or Twyla Blanchard, Self-Governance Director, or 405.275.4030.