Wayne County Emergency Rental Assistance Program to close on November 15
November 10, 2022
Program assisted more than 4,500 Wayne County residents
Wayne County's Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) will close its application portal on Tuesday, November 15,
2022, after more than a year of helping thousands of Wayne County residents. ERAP was launched in September 2021,
in the middle of the pandemic after receiving an allocation of $32 million for rental assistance from the federal American
Rescue Plan Act (ARPA).
"The economic impact of COVID-19 has had a severe effect on many of our residents; disproportionately impacting
renter households. Losing your home is one of the m...