News from City Hall
City Communications Office
City of Kansas City, Mo.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 10, 2013
Emergency Home Repair Program now accepting applications
Eligible Kansas City, Mo., homeowners in urgent need of plumbing, electrical, mechanical or limited ADA barrier removal work may apply for assistance from the City of Kansas City, Mo., Emergency Home Repair Program.
Application forms for this program are available online by visiting www.kcmo.org/homerepair or at the Neighborhoods and Housing Services Department’s Housing and Community Development Division on the 19th floor of City Hall, 414 E. 12th St. Forms also can be requested by calling 816-513-3025.
Applications will be accepted through July 31 or until funds are exhausted.
Eligible applicants are homeowners who own only one single-family property, have not received assistance from this program within the past five years, and meet the following household income guidelines established by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development:
One person – $24,950
Two people – $28,500
Three people – $32,050
Four people – $35,600
Five people – $38,450
Six people – $41,300
Seven people – $44,150
Eight people – $47,000
The Emergency Home Repair Program is funded from the City’s annual entitlement of Community Development Block Grant funds provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.