FCA Home Repair - Phase II

The FCA Home Repair Phase II program provides home repairs for 60 owner-occupied homes in the FCA Community Benefits Agreement Impact Zone. This program is funded by FCA and administered by Bridging Neighborhoods – City of Detroit.

Recipients will be selected & prioritized based on an Impact Area Score based on the following:

• Income level 

• Proximity to FCA site & truck routes

• Length of ownership will be a tiebreaker for applicants with the same score

Applications for the program will be accepted from March 1, 2021 to May 10, 2021.

Informational Community Meetings

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 6:00 – 8:00 PM

Join the meeting on the computer at: https://cityofdetroit.zoom.us/j/83609016444

Or to join by telephone, call 267-831-0333 and use Meeting ID 836 0901 6444

 

Thursday, February 18, 2021 Informational Session by Zoom

View Presentation Here

Watch Recording Here

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for this program, the following conditions must be met:

Your home must be in the Impact Area (see map below).

You must own and live in your home. If the home has more than 1 living unit, only the unit occupied by the homeowner is eligible. Homes must have 4 or fewer units to qualify.

Your household income must be less than 80% of the Detroit Metropolitan Area (HUD) Area Median Income (see flyer for income levels).

Your home has no delinquent property taxes or you are current in a tax payment plan.

Your home has not received a City of Detroit home repair grant in the past 10 years totaling $10,000.

All requested documentation is provided.

Eligibility does not guarantee participation in the program. If home repairs are the exclusive or shared responsibility of another entity (e.g., condo association) or other property owners, the home does not qualify for this program. City of Detroit employees are not excluded from participating in the program.

Check for delinquent taxes here.

Learn how to enroll in a property tax payment plan here.

How to Apply

Apply online from  March 1, 2021 to May 10, 2021.

Residents can apply online or via a paper application. Paper applications and information about the community meetings will be mailed to homes in the Impact Zone.  

Apply online here. - Link will go live March 1, 2021

Download a paper application here.

Paper applications with attachments may be mailed or hand-delivered via the mail slot or to a staff member at Bridging Neighborhoods at 1017 Springwells, Detroit, MI 48209.  

Applications may also be dropped off at one of the community document collection dates listed below. Applications must be received by May 10, 2021 to be considered.

Upcoming Document Collection in the Impact Area

Drop off documents or bring documents to be scanned to Bridging Neighborhoods Staff

Where? Samaritan Wellness Center, 5555 Conner St

When? From 10am – 12pm and from 2pm – 4pm on the following Thursdays:

March 11

March 25

April 8

April 22

May 6

Prioritization

Eligible applicants will be assigned an Impact Are Score.

To determine an eligible applicant’s Impact Area Score, points will be awarded based on the applicant’s:

Household income level and

Proximity to FCA site & truck routes

Length of home ownership will be used as a tiebreaker if there is a tie for the last spot(s).

FCA Home Repair Phase II Map - Geographic Bands
FCA Home Repair Phase II - Impact Area Score

Questions

Questions about Phase II? Call (313) 628-2231 or email [email protected]

Sign up here to receive notices of upcoming meetings and updates about the FCA Home Repair Program - Phase II. 

To learn more about the FCA Community Benefits Agreement, visit Fiat Chrysler Jefferson North Assembly Plant Expansion Community Benefits Agreement. 

 

FCA CBA Impact Zone
FCA CBA Impact Zone

 

 

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