WELCOME TO THE HOFFMAN ESTATES GRANTS PAGE!
The Village pursues outside grants and incentive funding to help financially support projects that improve our community. Most grant funding for local government is provided by Federal or State agencies and range from partial-funding grants to fully-funded financial awards. The Village of Hoffman Estates continues to apply for traditional grants and incentives, in addition to grants supported by the recent American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
To see all of the grants and incentives the Village has recently applied for and their status as of 09/07/11 click HERE. (Adobe Spreadsheet)
If you would like additional details regarding any of the information on this page, please email Ashley Monroe at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Planning Division at 847/781-2660. Some grants listed in the spreadsheet above may be discussed further on the identified Village Department's webpage.
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act:
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) was signed into law by President Obama on February 17th, 2009. To date, the Village of Hoffman Estates has received nearly $700,000 in ARRA funding and continues to pursue additional Recovery Act grants. The projects funded by ARRA dollars are described on the Economic Recovery page, which can be accessed on the left-hand navigation bar, or by clicking HERE.
How you can benefit from the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act:
Consumers can find financial assistance for energy efficient purchases and improvements in the form of tax credits, rebates, and energy-efficient financing.
TAX CREDITS FOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY
Click on the heading above to learn how you can take advantage of federal tax credits for your energy efficient purchases and improvements. For information on state and local tax credits, see, State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency.
ENERGY-EFFICIENT MORTGAGES AND FINANCING
Click on the heading above to learn about your options for energy efficient programs, including mortgages to home improvement loans.
Other Useful Links:
Click HERE to visit Recovery.gov, the U.S. government’s official website that provides easy access to data related to Recovery Act spending and allows for the reporting of potential fraud, waste, and abuse.
Click HERE to view the full text of the Recovery Act. To register to receive weekly email updates about the Recovery Act from the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) click HERE.
To see how the State of Illinois is using Recovery funds, click HERE.