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Representative Darin LaHood

Representing the 18th District of Illinois

Rep. LaHood Announces CARES Act Funding for 18th District Public Housing Authorities

April 27, 2020
Press Release

PEORIA, IL – Congressman Darin LaHood (R-IL) today announced that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development awarded $1,867,339 in Public Housing Operating Funds to Illinois’ 18th Congressional District Public Housing Authorities. The funding was authorized by Congress in the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations (CARES) Act and can be used for management, maintenance, and resident services.

“I’m pleased to announce that funding allocated by Congress to support state and local response efforts was awarded to communities in central Illinois,” said Rep. LaHood. “As we continue to work to mitigate the impact of COVID—19 on families, workers, and small businesses, this critical funding will aid Public Housing Authorities in the 18th District that are working overtime to support those in need. I will continue to work with my colleagues in Congress to ensure our local communities have what they need to recover from COVID—19.”

Background:
CARES Act Supplemental Public Housing Operating Funds are Operating Funds provide PHA financial resources for the management, maintenance, and resident services. These funds support preventing, preparing, and responding to the Coronavirus Pandemic in public housing.

 

Allocation of Funding for Illinois’ 18th Congressional District:

County

PHA

Amount

Peoria

Peoria Housing Authority

$     546,733.00

Springfield

Springfield Housing Authority

$     463,433.00

Adams

Quincy Housing Authority

$     146,250.00

Logan

Logan County Housing Authority

$       81,232.00

Mason

Mason County Housing Authority

$       31,856.00

Tazewell

Housing Authority of the City of Pekin

$       98,660.00

Adams

Housing Authority of Adams County

$       32,534.00

Pike

Pike County Housing Authority

$     109,566.00

McDonough

Housing Authority of the County of McDonough

$     134,199.00

Morgan

Morgan County Housing Authority

$     150,400.00

Hancock

Hancock County Housing Authority

$          8,316.00

Brown

Housing Authority of the County of Brown

$       25,434.00

Cass

The Housing Authority of the County of Cass

$       17,103.00

Woodford

Woodford County Housing Authority

$       21,623.00

 

TOTAL

$ 1,867,339.00

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