SHAWNEE DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL, INC.
"A Community Action Agency"
Serving Alexander, Hardin, Johnson, Massac Pope, Pulaski, and Union Counties in Illinois
Shawnee Development Council, Inc. operates housing programs in the seven southernmost Illinois counties. The program objective is to help ensure safe, decent and affordable housing for individuals whose income is 60% or below the median income for their county of residence.
program has constructed five new homes. Two
are located in Massac
County, two in
The agency also has a Housing Preservation Grant funded by U.S.D.A. Rural Development. This home rehabilitation program works in partnership with the Weatherization program to make needed home repairs before the actual weatherization work is completed.