Emergency Heating Repair Program - Now thru April 1

Eligible properties must be located in Chicago, habitable, owner-occupied, and not at risk of foreclosure.  All applicants must be income eligible and can only receive a one-time service for roof and porch repair/replacement.  Exception to the one-time assistance policy may be granted to homeowners who face heating emergencies even though they already have received roof or porch assistance.    

Households earning 80% or less of the Area Median Income (AMI) are eligible to participate in the program. The total gross income of all owners and other household members shall be included and may not exceed this limit.  The gross incomes of all adults, 18 and older, who reside in the property, are included to determine income eligibility.

To initiate the application process, homeowners can call:

312-744-3653
City Hall
121 N. LaSalle St. Rm 1006
9:00 am - 3:00 pm - Monday thru Friday

To Download the application packet, click here. Complete the forms and submit them as soon as possible.

Posted on January 12, 2017 .