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Posted on: January 20, 2023

City Accepting Applications for Down Payment Assistance and Housing Rehabilitation

The City is accepting applications for the Down Payment Assistance Program and the Housing Rehabilitation Program. Staff will accept applications until all funding has been distributed. Applicants to both programs must qualify under specific criteria.&...

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Community Development | Press Releases
Posted on: January 9, 2023

Applications for the 2023 Roof Program Lottery will Open on January 17

The 2023 Roof Program Lottery, which helps low-income homeowners with roof repairs, will open on Tuesday, January 17 at 8:00 AM and conclude on Friday, February 10 at 5:00 PM.

To qualify for the Roof Program, applicants must: 

  • Own their ho...
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Community Development | Press Releases
Posted on: December 21, 2022

Prairie State Legal and City of Peoria Hosted a Virtual Renter Education Presentation

On Tuesday, December 20, at 12:00 PM, Prairie State Legal Services and staff from the Community Development Department will host a 30-minute informational session entitled, “Resources for Residents/Know Your Rights.  Topics will include...

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Community Development | Press Releases
Posted on: December 8, 2022

Cold Weather Safety Information for Renters and Homeowners

Peoria IL (December 6, 2022)   The city of Peoria Community Development Department would like to remind community members of two winter weather safety items: heating requirements for rental units and the Emergency Repair Program for homeowners.

He...

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