“We all know Indiana winters can be bitter,” Henry said in a statement. “Heat is not a luxury, it's a necessity, and we want to help local residents stay warm and safe in their homes throughout the colder months.”
The city will accept applications for the program through Feb. 15. For more information, residents can call 427-8585 or the city's 311 line or visit cityoffortwayne.org/repairs.
The program is funded through entitlement money from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.