Public meeting: Monday, August 8 at 6:00 p.m.
Meeting to be held at the El Oso Water Supply Corporation Office: 4098 S. Highway 181 in Kenedy, Texas
$40,000 for housing rehabilitation grants and $11,250 for septic system repairs or replacement grants are available for income qualified homeowners.
Funds are available through Karnes County to assist eligible homeowners to repair or rehabilitate their homes and septic systems. Karnes County has been awarded $750,000 through the Texas Department of Rural Affairs (TDRA) to assist homeowners that live in the rural areas of Karnes County (outside of the city limits of Karnes City, Kenedy, Falls City and Runge).
On-site technical assistance for completing applications will be made available to low and very low-income individuals / families for these improvements. El Oso Water Supply Corporation and Karnes County have partnered together to find eligible homeowners in the Colonia and Non-Border Colonia areas of Karnes County in need of housing repairs and/or septic system repairs.
The application workshop will be held at 6:00 PM at the El Oso Water Supply Corporation facility located at 4098 S Highway 181, Kenedy, Texas 78119. Flyers are being distributed through El Oso water bills and applications are available at the El Oso Water Supply office.
For further information please contact:
Grant Administration and Management Consultant
Langford Community Management Services, Inc.