The City of Mason City is accepting applications for the Owner-Occupied Housing Rehabilitation Program funded in part by a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) through the Iowa Economic Development Authority. The Program goal is to assist low-moderate income homeowners in bringing their properties into compliance with Mason City’s building and housing codes as well as HUD’s Housing Quality Standards. Work completed under the Program may include, but not limited to, general, electrical, plumbing, and mechanical. The original Program Area included Holvik and Parker’s 4th additions. The Program Area has been expanded to include Hoyt’s 1st Addition and there are still funds available to assist 2 additional homeowners.
Eligible homeowners are those whose incomes are at or below the median income levels for Cerro Gordo County:
Number of Persons in Household Annual Gross Income
Additional information and applications may be obtained from the City’s website at www.masoncity.net or from the Grant Administrator, 10 1st Street NW, Third Floor, Mason City, IA 50401, phone (641) 424-7154 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Submit completed applications to the Grant Administrator at City Hall.
The City of
Mason City attempts to affirmatively further fair housing by encouraging
applicants to apply without regard to race, gender, disability, familial
status, sexual orientation or national origin.