Lead renovation funding

Funding may be available to help with the cost associated with making your property lead safe.

Grant awards

  • Funds are available to both owner occupied and rental units 
  • Up to $12,000 per dwelling unit to repair identified lead hazards
  • Free lead and healthy homes assessment provided by the Minneapolis Health Department
  • Free EPA Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP) training course for property owners ($200 Value) 

Grant Application

2020 HUD grant application

Fill out the online application

Eligibility requirements

  • Pre-1978 construction
  • A child under the age of 6 must reside at the property
  • Income qualifications are as followed:
    • 1 person - $55,950
    • 2 person - $63,950
    • 3 person - $71,950
    • 4 person - $79,900
    • 5 person - $86,300
    • 6 person - $92,700
    • 7 person - $ 99,100
    • 8 person - $ 105,500

Property owner requirements

  • Attend 8 hour RRP course
  • Responsible for costs beyond the grant cap of $12,000
  • Rental owners required to pay a match of 10%, 20%, or 50% of repair costs

Additional Resources 

2020 CHEER grant flyer

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Contact us

Fardowza Omar 

Email:

fardowza.omar@minneapolismn.gov

Phone:

612-673-2584

Minneapolis Health Department

Phone

612-673-2301

Address

Public Service Building
505 S Fourth Ave, Room 520
Minneapolis, MN 55415