NCRPC Housing Initiative

cover image for NCRPC Housing Initiative program The North Central Regional Planning Commission, through its NCRPC Housing Initiative, is proud to introduce two new pilot programs aimed at improving housing. The pilot programs include financial assistance for demolition and moderate-income rehabilitation in six Kansas counties. The programs are administered by the North Central Regional Planning Commission through a partnership with the Dane G. Hansen Foundation.

Program Brochure (PDF, 5.5 MB)

News Release – May 11, 2022 (PDF, 172 KB)

Update for applicants – Please note that correspondence is being sent by email only. 

2022 Service Locations

Moderate Income Housing Rehabilitation Pilot Program

All slots are now full and applications are closed for the Moderate Income Housing Rehabilitation Pilot Program in the following Kansas Counties: Cloud, Jewell, Lincoln, Mitchell, Russell, and Smith.

Demolition Pilot Program

Limited slots remain for the Demolition Pilot Program in Lincoln County, Kansas.

Slots are full and applications are closed for the Demolition Pilot Program in the following Kansas Counties:  Cloud, Jewell, Mitchell, Russell, and Smith.

Assistance is available on a first come, first served basis and is limited on a per county basis. It is anticipated that the NCRPC Housing Initiative will be expanded to remaining counties in the Dane G. Hansen Foundation service area through a phased rollout over the next four years.

Programs Available

Property owners in eligible counties may apply for a grant reimbursement of up to $5,000 per property to demolish a dilapidated structure (e.g., house, etc.).

This is not an income-based program; anyone may qualify. Additional program details are included in the application.

Assistance is available on a first come, first served basis and is limited on a per county basis.

How to Apply

Limited slots remain for the Demolition Pilot Program in Lincoln County.

Note that slots for Cloud, Jewell, Mitchell, Russell, and Smith Counties are FULL pending review and applications are no longer being accepted for those locations. 

Application - Demolition Pilot Program* (PDF, 474 KB)

The application is available by clicking on the link below or copying and pasting the following into your browser: https://www.ncrpc.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/demoapp.pdf

*This pdf file is fillable. For best results, download the form to your computer and open using Adobe Reader and choose the “Save as…” option.

To apply, complete page 3 of the application and submit to the North Central Regional Planning Commission. This will RESERVE funds. Email: housing@ncrpc.org or Fax: 785-738-2185 is recommended for fastest delivery.

“Additional documentation needed” listed on page 1 of the application needs to be received within 10 business days to RETAIN reserved slot. Original signatures are required for the Application Certifications, so page 4 will need to be mailed. Other items in the list may be sent via email, fax, or mail.

NCRPC
PO Box 565
Beloit, KS 67420
Fax: 785-738-2185
Email: housing@ncrpc.org

Applications for the Moderate Income Housing Rehabilitation Pilot Program are now closed. Thank you for your interest.

Contact Information

Keegan Bailey, Housing Director
North Central Regional Planning Commission
Email: housing@ncrpc.org
Call: 785-738-2218