WALLA WALLA -- Low-income Walla Walla County residents needing assistance with paying winter heating bills can register with Blue Mountain Action Council from Nov. 1 through noon Nov. 23. Names placed on the register will be randomly selected for appointments depending on available funds.
A confirmation letter will be mailed to selected applicants with further directions.
For more information or to apply for utility help, individuals can call 529-4980 or go 342 Catherine St.
To be eligible for assistance, a household must be responsible for its own heating costs and must meet income guidelines. For example, a household of one may have an income of up to $1,134 a month; two people may be up to $1,532 a month and a family of three, $1,930 a month.