Senior Repair Program

The City has limited funds available to assist with minor repairs for qualified elderly homeowners Citywide. CDBG funds will be used primarily to correct health and safety hazards to improve accessibility, comfort and conveniences for low to moderate income, senior owner/occupants 62 years of age or older. A GRANT up to a maximum of $10,000 and a maximum LOAN amount of $5,000 may be awarded to qualified homeowners for the purpose of making needed repairs to their home to enable them to remain living in their home for as long as possible. The amount of the total cost of repairs cannot exceed $15,000. Eligible repairs (but not an all-inclusive list) include: Roof, plumbing, HVAC, electrical, and handicap accessibility.