Housing & Historic Preservation

Housing Planning

Housing services for the District include the following: 

  • Tennessee Housing Development Agency technical assistance
  • Emergency Repair Program (ERP):
    • Funding for:
      • Repairing or replacing an essential system and/or a critical structure problem in a home
    • Eligibility:
      • Homeowner must be over 60 years old or disabled
      • Low-income household

Shane Carney at scarney@etdd.org

White Pine ERP

Roof & Exterior Wall Repair, Vegetation Removal, and Deck Installation

Historic Preservation

Historic preservation services for the District include the following: 

  • Federal preservation grant applications
  • National Register of Historic Places nominations
  • Section 106 reviews
  • Tennessee Historical Commission (THC) contract
    • Aids the District in formulating solutions for individual historic resources
  • Certified Local Government Program assistance

Tracy Tolley at ttolley@etdd.org 

National Register of 

Historic Places Nomination

Laurel Springs Primitive Baptist Church, Cosby, TN

Historic Preservation Grants 

for Restoration

National Register-listed Nance House

Sevier County Heritage Museum