New York State Homes and Community Renewal has made available up to $15 million in state funding for homeowners along Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River in the aftermath of the extreme weather and severe flooding in the region. The new investment program provides up to $50,000 for homeowners to support repairs to and restoration of structures, equipment, and other physical damage.
For more information about eligibility and program parameters, read the Lake Ontario – St. Lawrence Seaway Flood Relief and Recovery Homeowner Grant Program Guidelines.
The deadline for homeowner applications was September 29, 2017. Homeowners wishing to appeal a determination regarding eligibility should e-mail LakeOntario@nyshcr.org.
The homeowner recovery program is being administered by local not-for-profit housing organizations. Those organizations are listed below, along with their contact information and the areas they serve.
Cayuga, Monroe and Wayne Counties
Jefferson, Oswego and St. Lawrence Counties
Homeowners wishing to appeal a determination regarding eligibility should contact the HCR Office of Community Renewal at LakeOntario@nyshcr.org or 518-474-2057.
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