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Posted on: January 3, 2024

City Accepting Applications for 2024 Roof Program Lottery

PEORIA, IL (January 3, 2024) – The city of Peoria will be accepting applications for the 2024 Roof Program Lottery from Tuesday, January 16th through Friday, February 9th. This program helps low-income homeowners to finance needed roof repairs. 

To qualify, applicants must:

  • Own their home and have current homeowners’ insurance
  • Be current on property taxes and cannot owe the city any fines or fees
  • Be at or below the income limit for the household size

Household Size

1

2

3

4

5

6

Maximum Income

$50,600

$57,800

$65,050

$72,050

$78,050

$83,850


How to Apply
Applications for the 2024 Roof Program Lottery will be accepted from Tuesday, January 16th at 8:00 AM through Friday, February 9th at 5:00 PM.  There is a limit of one entry per household. Applying to the Roof Program Lottery does not guarantee assistance.

There are three ways to enter the Roof Program Lottery. 

  • Online:  Visit the Roof Program Lottery page
  • Call: (309) 494-8629
  • In-Person:  Visit City Hall, 419 Fulton Street, Room 203, Peoria, IL 61602 (Monday- Friday, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM)

Lottery Information
The lottery will be held online via GoToMeeting on Tuesday, February 13th at 10:00 AM. 

You can attend the lottery through your computer, tablet, or smartphone by visiting this link:  https://meet.goto.com/930278829. Those without computer access can call in to the meeting by dialing calling 1-866-899-4679 and typing in the access code: 930-278-829 to enter the meeting. 

You do not need to attend the lottery to be selected. All applicants will be contacted by City staff in the days following the drawing. The list of selected applicants, including the waitlist, will be posted online

For questions, please contact the Development Center at 309-494-8600 or grants@peoriagov.org.

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