Critical Repair Program 

ONS is seeking homeowners for the Critical Repair Program

The Critical Repair Program is designed to assist Single Family owner occupied homes with critical repair problems that are a detriment to life, safety, or health of occupants, which require immediate action. These are homes with no water, gas, heat, electrical service, leaks in roofs, open sewers, or where handicap accessibility is needed. The Critical Repair Program will only correct problems deemed a critical situation.

Please download application before filling it out

Critical Repair Program
First Time Homebuyer Program
Single Family Rehabilitation Program

Complete the above Applications (make certain to answer all questions), then print and submit the application with required documentation to:

Office of Neighborhood Services
Located at City Hall, 555 Walnut, Room 206
Abilene, Texas 79601

For further assistance contact (325) 437-4576

ONS Accepting Applications for Local Contractors to Perform Work for Federal HUD Grants


Contractor Information

Minority and/or women-owned contracting firms are encouraged to participate in this program.

The Office of Neighborhood Services is founded on five principles. These principles state that the ONS will:

  • Build and support neighborhood leadership
  • Change the community mindset of advocate neighborhoods
  • Secure a resource commitment for neighborhoods
  • Focus service efforts on achieving neighborhood stability
  • Respect neighborhood identity
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