Block Grants

This program is designed to help with your immediate needs for your housing repairs or replacement. If you have a need that requires to be repaired or replaced and have lived in your home for 1 year you may benefit from one of the following programs.

Emergency Grant
A grant and/or loan of up to $5,000 to help fix an emergency situation. An emergency is deemed anything presenting immediate danger to your health, security, or safety. 

Handicap Accessibility
This grant is to help assist in making the home more accessible. The grant amount is for $5,000. It includes wheelchair ramps, grab bars, bathroom conversions, or other needed corrections.

Wheelchair Ramp
This program is designed to assist those in need of a wheelchair ramp at no charge to the homeowner. The 
Community Development Department will assist you with the materials and specifications for the ramp you need to meet ADA code. We also keep a list of volunteers who may be able to assist you in building the ramp.

Rehab Program
This grant and/or loan is to help make needed repairs to your home up to $7,500

Self Help
Provides needed materials for the homeowner to paint the exterior of their home or care for their lawn.

Sewer Grant
This grant and/or loan is for up to $3,000 for sewer repairs or replacement.