Free Training and Informational Event to Help Area homeowners that have an issue with their household water well may be able to receive some technical and financial assistance through a program being administered by the Pocono Northeast resource Conservation & Development (RC&D) Council. The Council’s program called the Household Water Well Assistance Program will be available beginning March 1st to provide very low interest loans to low to moderate income families in rural areas to service, repair, or upgrade their household water well system including new well construction, if necessary.
Through the program, the Council will be able to provide low interest loans at a rate 1% for variable lending terms. Homeowners must reside within rural areas in the following counties (RC&D Service Area): Carbon, Columbia, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Montour, Northumberland, Pike, Schuylkill, and/or Wayne.
Training and Information Meeting have been scheduled for
Applications for the program will be available to homeowners beginning March 1st and applications will begin to be scored and evaluated for acceptance into the program beginning April 25th.
Please pass the word.
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