Click HERE for Public Service Assistance
Click HERE for Small Business Assistance
Click HERE for Household Assistance

The City of Peoria is receiving Community Development Block Grant Coronavirus (CDBG-CV) funding from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to assist in our community’s response to COVID-19.  The City is offering programs to assist nonprofit agencies, small businesses, and households in their responses to the COVID-19 pandemic.

PUBLIC SERVICE ASSISTANCE

The application period for Public Service Applications is now CLOSED.

Applications that were submitted and deemed eligible by city staff will be reviewed and scored by the CDBG Public Service Advisory Commission. The Commission will meet to make funding decisions on Friday, July 17th at 8:30a.m.

The funding recommendations of the Commission will go to City Council on Tuesday, July 28th.

Applicants will be notified on Wednesday, July 29th of the action taken by the City Council.

If you have questions about your application, please email grants@peoriagov.org.

Click HERE to Meet the CDBG Public Services Advisory Commission
FAQ

SMALL BUSINESS ASSISTANCE

The application period for Small Business Assistance is now CLOSED.

Click HERE for Program Eligibility and Guidelines

The following businesses were selected for funding.

Below is a recording of the virtual lottery.

HOUSEHOLD ASSISTANCE

Application period OPENS on Monday, July 6th at 8 AM and CLOSES on Friday, July 17th at 3 PM.

This program is available to renters and homeowners delinquent on mortgage and rent payments due to COVID-19 impacts. Funds will be provided for three months of delinquent rent and mortgage payments as well as utilities to approved applicants.

Basic contact information is being collected for a lottery. If selected for the lottery, entrants will need to complete additional income and household information to ensure income qualification.

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FAQ

Individuals who reside in public housing or have a housing choice voucher are NOT eligible for the household assistance program.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Applicant must demonstrate proof of loss of income due to COVID-19

Applicant must reside in the city of Peoria

Applicant must be delinquent on mortgage, rent, or utility payments

INCOME QUALIFICATIONS

Applicant must be at or below 80% of the median area income by household size.

Click HERE for Program Eligibility and Guidelines

NEED HELP APPLYING?

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

A virtual lottery will be held on Tuesday, July 21st at 10:00am to select the fifty households that will receive funding.

To watch or listen to the virtual lottery, use the log-in information below:

Log in: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/888515685

Call in: (866) 899-4679 (toll-free) or (312) 757-3117
Access Code 888-515-685