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Weatherization State Plan

PUBLIC NOTICE – 4.19.2016

The Illinois Department of Commerce, Office of Energy Assistance will hold a public hearing from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Friday, April 29, 2016, located at the Department of Commerce, Office of Energy Assistance, 500 East Monroe, 7th Floor Conference Room, Springfield, Illinois, and also at the James R. Thompson Center, 100 West Randolph, 3rd Floor, Illinois Room, Chicago, Illinois.  These two locations will be linked via video conference.

The purpose of this hearing is to receive comments on the 2017 State Weatherization Plan which is for the 2017 Illinois Home Weatherization Assistance Program (IHWAP).  This plan is a part of the State’s application for federal weatherization assistance funding to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

The U.S. Department of Energy has announced the desire to provide funding for FFY2016 weatherization services in the State of Illinois.  This DOE funding will be available from the period of July 1, 2016, through June 30, 2017.

Copies of the Plan will be available for public inspection beginning Tuesday, April 19, 2016, at the Illinois Department of Commerce, Office of Energy Assistance, 500 East Monroe Street, Springfield, Illinois and at the Department of Commerce website by clicking here.

Persons wishing to schedule testimony, or receive a copy of the State Plan amendment, should contact Angela Baldwin at (217) 785-2533 or  Written copies of all testimony should be provided.