Photo Credit: Peter Thompson, La Crosse Tribune 

The Mayor's Energy Challenge sign-up period is now closed.  We are no longer accepting applications at this time.  More than 600 La Crosse homeowners have applied to the program!


Let's Make a Difference For Your Home and Our Community --
Receive Up to $4,100 When You Make Energy Efficiency Improvements

Cold air leaks around your windows or not enough insulation in your attic or walls can cause rooms to feel drafty and uncomfortable, and not to mention high winter and summer utility bills. The City of La Crosse and our partners, Focus on Energy and Xcel Energy, are here to help City of La Crosse homeowners and landlords solve your home's comfort issues through a new program -- City of La Crosse Mayor's Home Energy Challenge

Mayor Kabat's Home Energy Challenge makes it easier than ever to increase the comfort of your home and save energy with incentives up to $4,100 available from the City of La Crosse and our partners. The Challenge is only open to the first 100 property owners who sign up before Friday, November 16. The best part is incentives available from the City of La Crosse and our partners may cover a large portion of your home improvement costs. 

How It Works
  1. Sign up for the Mayor's Home Energy Challenge
    Call 608.789.7513 or sign up here

  2. Schedule your home energy assessment
    The City of La Crosse will connect you with a qualified contractor to evaluate your home's insulation levels, heating and cooling equipment, ductwork, and more. The cost of the is assessment is $350; however if you meet the "Tier 2" income qualification, the cost of the assessment is just $50. 

  3. Receive a custom energy report
    After your assessment, you'll get a full report outlining the most cost-effective ways to increase your comfort and energy efficiency of your home and available incentives to help make the improvements more affordable. 

  4. Complete your home improvements and access incentives up to $4,100
    The City of La Crosse will be with you every step of the way, from reviewing recommendations to coordinating installation, on through the incentive process and reviewing finance options for eligible homeowners. 
Sign up today
Enrollment is only open to the first 100 homes and ends Friday, November 16. To get started, call the City of La Crosse at 608.789.7513 or complete the sign up form and a City representative will get into contact with you. Download the Challenge Fact Sheet for reference or to share with your neighbors.

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