Ogden Legacy Announces $30,000 Available to Fix-up Ogden Homes
Ogden Legacy announces the continuation of a grant program to help homeowners fix-up their homes. Ogden Legacy has set aside $10,000 for the grant program with the City of Ogden providing up to an additional $20,000 for the program. The Fix-Up Grant is designed to increase property values and improve the general attractiveness of Ogden. Eligible projects include an improvement that improves the attractiveness of the exterior of a home and increases the value of an existing home within the City of Ogden. Special consideration will be given to applicants utilizing local suppliers and contractors for the improvement projects.
Grant funds will cover up to 50% of total project cost with a maximum grant of $1,500 per home. Applications must be submitted on or before April 1st, 2020. Projects must commence after April 1st, 2020 and must be completed by November 30, 2020. Request for payment must be submitted by December 18, 2020. Grants will be made if funds are available for the Program.
Persons interested in applying for the Fix-up Grant should complete an application detailing the project, cost and timeline and submit it by mail to Ogden Legacy before April 1st, 2020. Grantees will be selected and notified by the end of April. Applications may be picked up at the Leonard Good Community Library, Ogden City Hall, The Ogden Reporter, Vision Bank, People’s Bank, RE/MAX Beacon Realty, Functional Chiropractic or Ogden Farm and Feed.
Awards will be made available after the expense has been incurred, receipts have been provided and the project has been completed as specified in the plans. Ogden Legacy Housing Committee reserves the right to determine eligibility, set the number of grants awarded, determine the amount of funds available and ensure program compliance.
Please submit materials to the Ogden Legacy Advisory Board, P.O. Box 694, Ogden, IA 50212.