Welcome to the APBWeb.
Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. #1
    Pedro56's Avatar
    Pedro56 is offline Englewood Ranger/Infidel Extraordinaire
    Verified LEO
    Join Date
    05-18-06
    Location
    Chicago
    Posts
    2,107
    Rep Power
    3876339

    I Wish They Would Help Pay for My House

    Governor announces $3.2 million in affordable housing grants


    March 11, 2007 - Gov. (Ass)Rod Blagojevich announced Sunday that nearly $3.2 million in federal affordable housing rehabilitation grants will help 89 low-income homeowners across the state.

    The Illinois Housing Development Authority allocated the federal HOME funds to 13 municipalities and non-profit groups to administer under the Single Family Owner Occupied Rehabilitation Program, a Office of the Governor release said.

    A total of 13 grantees, including Project NOW, Inc., the City of Moline, and the City of LaHarpe, will receive more than $3 million in funds. The grantees will award a maximum of $40,000 to each local homeowner to pay for rehabilitation work, according to the release.

    The funds can only be spent on the owner's principle residence. Furthermore, the funds do not have to be repaid, provided the homeowner continues to live in the home for five to 10 years, depending on the size of the grant, the release said.

    "Nobody should lose their home because they can't afford to fix a leaking roof or update their plumbing," Gov. Blagojevich said in the release. "These federal grants will help homeowners, especially in older properties, afford costly, but necessary, repairs to their homes."

    IHDA allocates funding under the SFOOR Program annually. Since 1993, IHDA has given around 2,500 low-income homeowners in Illinois financial assistance totaling more than $63 million to repair their homes and keep them safe to live in, the release said.

    Sun-Times News Group Wire Chicago Sun-Times 2006
    http://www.lawenforcementforums.com/forums/signaturepics/sigpic763_2.gif

    "I am the guy that keeps Mister Dead in his pocket." -'Mad' Max Rockatansky

    "An Englewood Ranger is no stranger to Danger.." -Unk

    Good Night Chesty Where Ever You Are.

    A Good Friend will bail you out of jail, but a true friend will be sitting next to you in the cell saying, "That was Awesome."

    God Made Police Men so Fireman Would Have Heroes.

  2. #2
    KaiGywer's Avatar
    KaiGywer is offline *insert witty remark here*
    Verified LEO
    Join Date
    01-02-06
    Location
    Mandan, ND
    Posts
    2,867
    Rep Power
    2687223
    I agree with Pedro. They should come fix my place too, at least I work and pay my own damn bills.
    Alpha Phi Sigma Alum - Alpha Delta Chapter
    ΑΦΣ

  3. #3
    Hannibal's Avatar
    Hannibal is offline Zombie Killin' Sheepdog
    Verified LEO
    Join Date
    05-27-06
    Location
    Detroit
    Posts
    2,847
    Rep Power
    2067651
    I Wish They Would Help Pay for My House


    No. You worked too hard to earn wht you have. They won't help you at all. Instead, they will build more low income housing around the block from you and lower your property value for you. Nice huh?

    "Stupid should hurt."

  4. #4
    JLK's Avatar
    JLK
    JLK is offline Protecting Those That Can't Protect Themselves
    Verified LEO
    Join Date
    06-23-06
    Location
    memphis
    Posts
    1,606
    Rep Power
    1388280
    can't cure stupid. ablebody workers, taxpaying, productive citizens shall not get a brake or help. to receive help one must be lazy with no true sense of pride and vote democrap.


    "A strong man stands up for himself. A stronger man stands up for others."
    Ben

    The old sheriff was attending an awards dinner when a lady commented
    on his wearing his sidearm. "Sheriff, I see you have your pistol. Are you
    expecting trouble?" "No Ma'am. If I were expecting trouble, I would have
    brought my rifle."
    (just stole this one hope you don't mind)


    The trouble with our liberal friends is not that they are ignorant,
    it is just that they know so much that isn't so.
    President Ronald Reagan



  5. #5
    BEB
    BEB is offline Banned
    Join Date
    11-27-06
    Posts
    1,838
    Rep Power
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by Ronin Warrior View Post
    No. You worked too hard to earn what you have.
    +1

    Pride over handouts.
    End of message.

 

 

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. House passes gasoline gouging bill
    By BEK in forum In the News
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 05-25-07, 03:20 AM
  2. Troop Withdraw Wins House Passage
    By bird1 in forum In the News
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 03-23-07, 01:40 PM
  3. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 12-02-06, 08:02 PM
  4. 2 Believed Killed In Maryville Missouri House Blast
    By Bearcat06 in forum In the News
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 01-12-06, 02:15 PM

Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •