STAMFORD, NY – Western Catskills Community Revitalization Council, Inc., (WCCRC) is pleased to announce that they will be offering “office hours” at the Mountain Top Library in the Village of Tannersville for Town of Hunter residents who are interested in participating in the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) that the Town has been awarded for owner-occupied housing rehabilitation.
The CDBG program pays to rehabilitate homes owned by residents at or below 80% of the Greene County median income which is: for a household of 1, $34,850; 2 people $39,800, 3 people, $44,800, 4 people, $49,750. The Town has elected to give the elderly and disabled at or below 50% county median income preference. The program is being administered by Western Catskills Community Revitalization Council, Inc. (WCCRC), which is a 501(c) 3 not-for-profit Rural Preservation Company headquartered in Stamford, NY.
Town of Hunter residents interested in participating must call WCCRC’s Program Coordinator to schedule a meeting. Walk-ins will not be seen. WCCRC staff will be at the Mountain Top Library, on May 24th, June 28th, and July 26th.
Velga Kundzins, WCCRC Executive Director says “We are looking forward to working with the residents of the Town of Hunter and we hope that by arranging to have office hours in the town, more residents will be able to benefit from this program. We also thank the Mountain Top Library for extending their generosity.”
WCCRC and the Town of Hunter do not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status (including children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women, and people securing custody of children under the age of 18), and handicap (disability).