$10,000 grants for home repairs available to Muskegon County homeowners

MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI – Homeowners in Muskegon County struggling to spend for these fixes as guide paint removal, rest room safety installations or mold or pest remediation are inspired to use for $10,000 grants.

The city of Muskegon has acquired $1.5 million in federal Wholesome Households Program resources to assist householders through the county.

There are income constraints for the grants, which are up to $10,000.

The funds can be spent to tackle 29 home wellbeing dangers that also incorporate such threats as slide and vacation hazards, insufficient security, likely for structural collapse, extreme warmth or chilly and electrical hazards.

A total list of hazards suitable for grant money can be observed by clicking here.

Suitable grant recipients are those people earning 80% of the county’s household median earnings, about $43,800, or significantly less occupy their individual single-loved ones house and are up to day on the home’s house taxes. To understand more about money specifications, click on below.

Citizens who have disabilities or young children underneath age 6 will be provided precedence as will those people who are above age 62.

Grants can be applied on the expenses of evaluation, screening, labor and products.

“These grants will allow for us to strengthen the lives of even additional citizens in the greater Muskegon community by delivering householders the resources necessary to tackle residence dangers that negatively impression wellness,” Muskegon Group Community Providers Grants Application Coordinator Stevie Parcell reported in a well prepared assertion.

It’s approximated that 150 householders will obtain grants.

Muskegon is a person of just 3 entities in Michigan that obtained the Healthier Residences Program money. Throughout the state, 60 governmental models and businesses obtain the funds that are dispersed as a result of the U.S. Office of Housing and Urban Enhancement.

There are many means to attain a grant application:

-On-line, by clicking in this article.

-Inside the foyer of Muskegon Town Hall, 933 Terrace Street, and at the city’s Place of work of Local community and Neighborhood Companies inside of the exact developing.

-By using electronic mail, by making contact with [email protected]

-As a result of the mail by contacting (231) 724-6717 or sending a ask for to Muskegon Metropolis Hall, CNS, 933 Terrace St., Muskegon MI 49440.

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