A new grant program could help thousands of Jersey Shore homeowners to elevate their houses. Gov. Chris Christie announced the grant program Monday in a visit to a Brick Township neighborhood. Homeowners can apply for up to $30,000 to help raise homes to meet the new flood standards. Barbara Burke lives on Valencia Drive in Brick and had more than 5 feet of water in her house after Sandy. She says...
Christie announces grant program for raising homes flooded by Sandy
Numbers & Links
Sandy HMGP Grants
How To Apply For A HMGP Grant:
· The application period opens July 22, 2013 and closes on September 15, 2013. Homeowners can apply online, by phone or in person.
· In Person: Visit a Housing Recovery Center, located in each of the nine most-impacted counties (Atlantic, Bergen, Cape May, Essex, Hudson, Middlesex, Monmouth, Ocean, and Union);
· Method of application will not affect status or likelihood of selection.Online
Phone : 1-855-SANDYHM