Urban Renewal Agency
Office Hours:Tuesday and Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
The Elmira Heights Urban Renewal Agency (EHUR), administers Section 8 programs for the Village of Elmira Heights and the Town of Horseheads.
The Elmira Heights Urban Renewal partners with Community Progress Inc. and other local Not-For-Profit companies to offer financial housing rehabilitation assistance to all Chemung County homeowners for such things as replacement of roofs, exterior doors and windows, electrical service and plumbing upgrades, new furnaces and handicap accessibility needs in and out of the home, etc. Participants own and reside in the home that is in need of repair assistance, as well as meet all program funding requirements to qualify.
Applications for Section 8 can be picked up at the Village Hall, 215 Elmwood Avenue between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Call 734–1531 for any questions or information.