MADRID – Two public hearings on the town’s Community Planning Grant application have been scheduled, for Wednesday, June 30 at 6:30 p.m., and Wednesday, July 14 at 6 p.m., in the Madrid Municipal Building, 3529 Cty. Rt. 14. Eligible towns in the state may apply for up to $40,000 to aid in identifying and prioritizing community needs and challenges and developing plans to address them. Community members are encouraged to have their say about the challenges, limitations, strengths and assets of the town, and ways to improve the community. More info: County Planning, 379-2292.