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Illinois Housing Development Authority

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The state has issued the first grant winners through a new community revitalization effort that includes Bloomington, Peoria and dozens of communities across Illinois.

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Representatives who work for central Illinois social service agencies and nonprofit organizations say finding safe, affordable housing is not easy—but it's an even bigger challenge for someone who has special needs.

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McLean County tenants who are struggling because of the pandemic have another place to turn for help paying their rent.

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The awarding of around $1.4 million in federal tax credits will clear the way for a new, 56-unit affordable housing development in Bloomington.

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City of Bloomington

The City of Bloomington is looking to expand its homeowner rehabilitation program after seeing an increase in state funding.