With local and grant funding through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control, the mission of the Lead Safe Columbus Program is to generate lead-safe and healthy affordable housing and to prevent lead poisoning of children and adults in Columbus neighborhoods. This program may provide funding to eligible property owners for lead-based paint hazard control and addressing healthy homes hazards in tenant or owner occupied units.
Applicants are eligible to receive up to $9,300 in grant funds for lead control. Applicants are eligible to receive up to $2,100 in grant funds for healthy homes activities. The program is currently accepting applications. Please apply through the application link on the website.