Commissioners receive $800,000 in federal and state CHIP grant funding

| October 28, 2015

COSHOCTON – The Board of Coshocton County Commissioners applied for and received $800,000 in CHIP grant funds to assist low-moderate income households, through various eligible activities, with housing repairs and to help provide affordable housing. Grant funds will be used to rehabilitate 10 owner occupied single-family homes, make home repairs to 23 owner occupied single-family homes, assist three households through the first-time homebuyer program, and construct one new house with Habitat for Humanity. $350,000 will be targeted to the City of Coshocton and $450,000 countywide. Interested residents can learn more about this program by contacting the Coshocton County CHIP office (740) 622-1158 or if residing in the Coshocton City limits, call (740) 622-0529.

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I have been employed at the Coshocton County Beacon since September 2009 as a news reporter and assistant graphic artist. I am a 2004 graduate of Newcomerstown High School and a 2008 graduate of Capital University with a bachelor’s degree in Professional Writing. I am married to John Scott and live in Newcomerstown. We have two beautiful daughters, Amelia Grace Scott and Leanna Rose Scott.

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