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Pittsburg's Community Development and Housing Office Offers Security Deposit Assistance

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PITTSBURG, KANSAS -

The City of Pittsburg's Community Development and Housing Office will begin

accepting applications for assistance paying security deposits for rental housing on April 1, 2015,

and will continue to accept applications until all funds have been expended.

All applicants must be referred to the Community Development and Housing Office by one of the

following referral agencies:

  • American Red Cross
  • Catholic Charities
  • Crawford County Mental Health
  • DCF Service Center
  • Family Resource Center
  • Safehouse Crisis Center, Inc.
  • Salvation Army
  • SEK-CAP, Inc.
  • S.K.I.L.
  • Wesley House

To qualify for this assistance, applicants must move into the rental unit after April 1, 2015, the

rental unit must be located within the city limits of Pittsburg, and the entire household income

must meets the following eligibility limits:

Maximum Income Limits for Eligibility

# of Household 1 2 3 4 5

Annual Income $30,700 $35,100 $39,500 $43,850 $47,400

The City of Pittsburg was awarded Tenant Based Rental Assistance (TBRA) Program funds

through the Kansas Housing Resource Corporation in the amount of $100,000. Questions

regarding the program may be directed to the City of Pittsburg's Housing and Community

Development office at 232-1210.

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