Housing & Community Development Division helps Lake County resident with new home through the SHIP program
RELEASE DATE: January 17, 2008
TAVARES — Family members, Lake County staff and officials from Charlie Johnson Builder gathered at a property on State Road 19, just south of Tavares, on Jan. 17 to watch the demolition of a home that will be replaced in 120 days with the help of the Lake County Housing & Community Development Division.The homeowner applied for assistance through the County's home repair/replacement program that is funded by the State Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP). The program is designed to help County residents who are of low-income make repairs, rehabilitate or replace their homes to ensure that they are decent, safe and sanitary.
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