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The Emergency Home Repair Program (E.H.R.) is intended to provide emergency assistance to low-income Bloomington homeowners.

A grant of up to $7,500 is available for owner-occupied houses and up to $3,500 for owner-occupied trailers. This money can be used only for true emergencies such as repair / replacement of a leaking roof, nonworking furnace or water heater, electrical issues, broken water pipes, etc., and associated structural damage.

General Program Requirements

Income Guidelines

Applicant's income must be 60% or less of the area median income (AMI) based upon family size.

Household Size

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Maximum Annual Household Gross Income

$27,600

$31,500

$35,460

$39,3600

$42,540

$45,660

Applying for the Program

Emergency Home Repair Application (PDF 33.33 KB)