Sewer Connection Assistance
SEWER CONNECTIONS FOR LOW-TO-MODERATE INCOME RESIDENTS
NOTICE OF FUNDING AVAILABILITY
The Monroe County Housing Authority, on behalf of Monroe County, is seeking applicants to participate in the Countywide FFY2008 Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery Program. The program provides funding for sewer connections for income-eligible single-family and multi-family housing units located in Monroe County. Assistance is available according to first come, first ready. Rental properties are subject to an affordability period and income qualification of tenants (Multi-family buildings must be at least 51% low income). Program funds will pay for eligible activities, which include sewer connection fees, septic system abandonment and associated construction costs. System development/impact fees are not eligible costs. Past expenses for sewer connections are not eligible for reimbursement. Currently funds are available to assist a limited number of homeowners. All applicants, including tenants of assisted housing units assisted through this program, must be income eligible.
Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirement for this program:
- APPLICANTS FOR SINGLE-FAMILY ASSISTANCE MUST BE PERMANENT RESIDENTS OF MONROE COUNTY
- CENTRAL SEWER IS AVAILABLE OR WILL SOON BE AVAILABLE
- THE HOME IS LOCATED WITHIN ANY CITY IN MONROE COUNTY OR IN ANY UNINCORPORATED AREA OF THE COUNTY
- YOUR TOTAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME IS AT OR BELOW THE INCOME LIMIT LISTED BELOW:
If you would like to be considered for assistance, you can call 305-745-2062 - FAX: 305-745-2064, or via email, and request that an application package be mailed or emailed to you. Application packets are available in all libraries. Please mail or deliver your completed application to:
Government Services Group, Inc.
22968 Overseas Highway
Cudjoe Key, FL 33042
Applications are funded according to first come, first ready. Funding is limited. All applications are subject to review.
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