2014 HOME Grant Awarded Projects
The following projects have been funded by the 2014 Home Investment Partnership Program (HOME):
|Project Name and Address||Project Description and Other Information|
|John Lynn Apartments
1347 Dakota Street
Missoula MT 59801
|Western Montana Mental Health Center (WMMHC)
will construct an eight-unit rental apartments for households whose
incomes are at or below 50 percent of the local median income, and
specifically targeted to homeless individuals, those with mental
health, substance abuse or co-occurring disorders, or those with
The HOME funding equals $748,000 with a total project budget of $1,241,500. This project started March 3, 2014.
District XI Human Resource Council (HRC)
will provide TBRA in the form of security deposits, utility
deposits, and ongoing rental subsidies to households whose incomes
are at or below 80 percent of the local median income, with 90 percent of
assistance directed to households whose annual income is less than
60 percent of Missoula's area median income.
|Women's Opportunity and Resources
Development, Inc. (WORD) will provide TBRA in the form of security
deposits, utility deposits and ongoing rental subsidies to
households whose incomes are at or below 80% of the local median
income, with 90 percent of assistance directed to households whose annual
income is less than 60 percent of Missoula's area median income.
HOME funding for this project is $50,000 with a total project budget of $96,966. The project started December. 29, 2013.
Silver Park Brownfields Cleanup
Silver Park is part of the Saw Mill Brownfields cleanup project that was completed in the spring of 2014. The park is located to the west of Ogren Field and along the Clark Fork River with walking/biking trails, picnic tables, a boat landing, and a resereable picnic shelter and pavilion (see City of Missoula for more information on Silver Park). View a video of the park area at the point it was almost complete.
The park is part of the former industrial site west of the Orange Street bridge that was a lumber mill in operation for 100 years. In 2002, private developers partnered with the City of Missoula to clean up the vestiges of industrial use. The cleanup was financed by the EPA Brownfield Loan Program and was more than a decade in the works.
Tom Roy Youth Guidance Home
State CDBG grant helps build the Tom Roy Youth Guidance Home - GCP staff applied for the State CDBG funds for this project and provided oversight of those funds. The project was dedicated on September 10, 2014.
Seeley Lake Wood Stove Change Out Program
A grant program to pay for replacement of non-EPA certified woodstoves in the Seeley Lake community. Learn more about the program with this fact sheet or on the wood stove change out program webpage. View the video on this project.
Missoula County Courthouse Remodel - LEED Certified
In June of 2010, Missoula County Commissioners resolved to incorporate 'environmentally responsible guidelines into all buildings the County plans, designs, builds, renovates, remodels and operates." As such, the Courthouse and Annex renovation team is working to achieve Leadership in Energy and Environment Design (LEED®) certification for the project. (County's resolution establishing the Missoula County Green Building Policy).