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Notice of Intent - Lake County/Two Harbors Rehabilitation Project

On or about November 16, 2019 Lake County will request the Business and Community Development Division, Small Cities Development Program, Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), to release federal funds under Title 1 of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended (P.L. 98-181) for the following project:

Project Title: Lake County/Two Harbors Comprehensive Project

Project Purpose: This grant will be assisting in the rehabilitation of a minimum of 18 owner occupied housing units for low and moderate income households in a roughly 24 block area of the City of Two Harbors from 7th Avenue to 13th Avenue and from 4th Street to 10th Street. Residential Target Area A will be the primary target area but may be expanded to include Target Area B after one year.

The commercial portion of this project will assist a minimum of 6 commercial properties on 7th Avenue in an area from 9th Street to Lou’s Fish House.

This rehabilitation will be geared to correct and address lead based paint hazards, code violations, energy efficiency, health and safety issues and structural repairs such as new windows, doors, siding, basement repairs and etc.

Please see PDF brief for further information.