City of Darlington will accept Housing Preservation Grant applications beginning Wednesday, July 9. The application will be available here and at the City Administration Building, 410 Pearl St.
Low income homeowners needing assistance for housing improvements and repairs that improve the stability, safety, code standards, weatherization or to alleviate overcrowding can make an application to the City of Darlington for assistance from the USDA Rural Development Housing Preservation Grant. Grants up to $6000 will be offered to 6-10 applicants. Selection will be made on a first-come, first served basis to qualified applications, according to federal government requirements. A waiting list of applicants from the first HPG grant in 2011 exists and these applicants will have priority. Applications and the complete guidelines for the program, including references to federal requirements, are available at the City Administration Building located at 410 Pearl Street. More
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Imagine a small town.
The kind of place where families can fully bloom. Where southern hospitality is still a way of life. A historic town with tree-lined streets, beautiful parks, and a downtown public square. Someplace only an hour away from big city life but miles away from the daily grind.
Now open your eyes because there’s no need to imagine it.
It’s called Darlington.