Participate in Revitalizing Neighborhoods

Chamber Members Swan Development Advisors & Keystone Challenge Funds have partnered with Polk County to redevelop foreclosed properties and offer down-payment assistance for low and moderate income families. In July, Polk County was allocated nearly $14.5 million to create the Neighborhood Stabilization Program.

Read more about this program at LakelandLocal.com, TheLedger.com, Fox 13 News, and Channel 10 News.

Right now, the NSP is searching for local vendors to join the effort. The list of needs includes, but is not limited to:

 

  • Appraisers
  • Attorneys/Title Work
  • Carpentry and Cabinetry
  • Concrete
  • Construction Site and House Cleaning Services
  • Demolition
  • Electrical
  • Environmental Consulting/Remediation
  • Fencing
  • General Contracting
  • General Maintenance
  • Landscaping and Lawn Care
  • Locksmiths
  • Mechanical
  • Painting
  • Pest Control
  • Plumbing
  • Property Management
  • Roofing
  • Tree Trimming/Removal

 

There is a vendor application at www.polkhousing.com, as well as additional information about the program, it’s funding, management and resources available to the targeted neighborhoods.