Thu., November 15, 2012 4:29pm
Low-income and homebound seniors can start getting help with their winter heating bills this month. But with federal budget cuts and the fiscal-cliff threat, there’s likely to be less money to go around this year.
Fri., January 13, 2012 4:12pm
Georgia received another $27 million from the federal government this month for home-heating assistance for the poor. But many of the 20 community action agencies around the state who disperse the money have long waiting lists and official said the infusion of cash will not be enough to clear them.
Tue., December 6, 2011 8:55pm
The state Public Service Commission has approved spending $10 million to help low-income residents pay their heating bills. The money comes from a fund Atlanta Gas Light uses to extend pipelines to where homes and businesses are being built. The PSC asked AGL to curb its 2012 project requests to make the heating assistance available.
Wed., December 2, 2009 3:23pm
Hundreds come out to apply for help heating their homes
Mon., November 2, 2009 9:07am
Georgians needing help to pay heat bills this year can start applying today