Illinois Housing Development Authority Bloomington, Peoria Among ‘Strong Communities’ Grant Winners By Eric Stock • Dec 22, 2020 WGLT file photo The state has issued the first grant winners through a new community revitalization effort that includes Bloomington, Peoria and dozens of communities across Illinois. Special Needs Housing Hard To Find In Central Illinois By Colleen Reynolds • Sep 23, 2020 Photo courtesy of the Illinois Housing Development Authority 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. State, Local Rental Assistance Still Available For McLean County Tenants By Ryan Denham & Michele Steinbacher • Aug 13, 2020 David Zalubowski / AP McLean County tenants who are struggling because of the pandemic have another place to turn for help paying their rent. Affordable Housing Project Planned In Bloomington Using Tax Credits By Ryan Denham • May 20, 2019 Google Maps 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. Bloomington Gets Funding Boost For Home Rehab Projects By Eric Stock • May 13, 2019 City of Bloomington The City of Bloomington is looking to expand its homeowner rehabilitation program after seeing an increase in state funding.