The Organized Community Action Program, Inc., a private, non-profit organization, is accepting applications for Contractors interested in bidding on homes to be weatherized in any or all of the agency's weatherization service areas of Barbour, Bullock, Butler, Coffee, Covington, Crenshaw, Dale, Geneva, Henry, Houston, Lowndes, and Pike Counties.
Work includes but is not limited to the insulation of attic, side wall, and floor/belly, air sealing with two-part foam, proper operation blower door technology, duct repair/replacement, HVAC repair/replacement, vented space heater repair/replacement, and other applicable minor repairs. All work must be completed according to Department of Energy guidelines set forth in the Standard Work Specifications (SWS). Approximately 41 houses are scheduled to be assessed in the 12 county service areas. Funds will be paid from the Department of Energy (DOE) weatherization grant, the Low Income Weatherization Program Grant (LIWAP), and the USDA Rural Development Housing Preservation Grant (HUD).