The City of Emmetsburg offers grants of up to 5% of a home acquisition.  It must be for primary personal single-family housing and be appraised between $26,000 and $100,000.  So far, 18 grants have been awarded.

Emmetsburg also offers $5,000 to help demolish dilapidated structures.  Ten individuals have received this grant.

The City of Emmetsburg would like to express their sincere gratitude as these grant programs are made possible by funds contributed by the Palo Alto County Gaming Development Corporation with proceeds from Wild Rose Casino and Resort.