HAVE YOU EXPERIENCED SEWAGE BACK-UP IN YOUR HOME?
CONCERNED ABOUT LEAD OR ASBESTOS?
YOU COULD BE ELIGIBLE FOR FREE HOME IMPROVEMENTS FROM NEW YORK STATE
- REPAIR WASTEWATER FLOOD DAMAGE;
- REPLACE/INSTALL SEWAGE BACKFLOW PREVENTOR;
- REMEDIATE ENVIRONMENTAL RISK
On April 15th, 2022, Governor Kathy Hochul announced $3 million would be made available to assist Mount Vernon residents impacted by the sewer and water infrastructure crisis in the city.
The Mount Vernon Healthy Homes Program, a pilot initiative currently targeted to the most frequently impacted and high-risk properties, will mitigate environmental hazards, and make resiliency upgrades to private property. Participating homes may be eligible for rehabilitation of damaged pipes, sewage backflow prevention, replacement of lead service lines, and other needed environmental remediation