ROCKFORD — The Rockford Community and Economic Development Department recently announced a new minor repair housing program lottery that provides up to $25,000 to income-eligible households.
The program may address exterior, electrical, mechanical or plumbing issues and also accessibility modifications for persons with disabilities.
Eligible homes must be single family, owner occupied and located within the city of Rockford. Program details and requirements can be found on the Neighborhood Development page at rockfordil.gov.
Any homeowner whose name is selected through the lottery system will be contacted by city staff and receive information about the program application process.
For interest in being included in the lottery selection by Sept. 9: call 779-348-7162, fax 815-967-6933 or email NDHousing@rockfordil.gov.