Elderly or Disabled Lawn Mowing Program

This program offers assistance with lawn mowing to residents of the city who meet the criteria and require assistance with lawn mowing. To be considered for the program, an applicant must:
  • Reside within the city limits of Odessa.
  • Own the home in which they reside.
  • Have a total household income not exceeding HUD low-income limits.
  • Everyone living in the home is at least 65 years old or disabled.

2021 Annual Income Limits

Household Size

Annual Income Limit

1
$41,350
2
$47,250
3
$53,150
4
$59,050
5
$63,800
6
$68,500
7
$73,250
8
$77,950
In order to determine eligibility for the program the following documentation must be completed and submitted to Community Development at 119 West 4th Street, Suite 104
  • Completed Applicant Application.
  • Eligibility Certification form.
  • Declaration form.
  • Release form.
  • A copy of the most recent completed federal income tax return including schedules and attachments. 
  • Proof of all sources of income (W-2 forms, interest and dividend statements, Social Security statement, pension statements, annuities, child support letter, unemployment compensation letter, divorce decree, etc.)
  • Proof of ownership of your home (General Warranty Deed, Quick Claim Deed, Title information for Mobile Homes, etc.) If the name of a deceased person appears on the General Warranty Deed, a death certificate is also required. 
  • Proof of Age (copy of driver's license, birth certificate) or Disability letter from Social Security office for everyone living in the home. To be accepted based on disability, you must meet the HUD Section 504 definition found on the application.