CRDC LIHEAP application deadline extended until Sept. 30

Published: Sep. 15, 2020 at 9:51 PM CDT
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JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - The Crowley’s Ridge Development Council extended the deadline for an energy assistance program to help those with low income after receiving additional funding.

In a Facebook post, CRDC announced they received funding from the Arkansas Energy Office to extend the LIHEAP program thorough Sept. 30.

We have an EXCITING update! Thanks to the Arkansas Energy Office, we have received more funding to help us finish out...

Posted by Crowley's Ridge Development Council, Inc. - CRDC on Monday, September 14, 2020

CRDC will accept applications on Monday, Tuesday, and Friday until the end of the program closes.

On Sept. 10, they announced the program would end on Friday, Sept. 11, citing funding being used.

“Pending approval by the Arkansas Energy Office, CRDC will no longer take LIHEAP (Summer and CARES) applications after the close of business on Friday, Sept. 11 due to existing funding being utilized. We will notify clients and community partners in the event that additional funding does become available,” the post noted.


Posted by Crowley's Ridge Development Council, Inc. - CRDC on Thursday, September 10, 2020

Typically, the program provides help for people to pay utility bills based on income.

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