The Lighthouse Program

The purpose of the Lighthouse Program is to improve the energy efficiency of homes and communities within the City of Port Arthur. This task will be accomplished by retro-fitting and rehabilitating these homes.  Homeowners must meet the following qualifications to be eligible for this program:

  • The homeowner must be elderly (over the age of 60) or disabled
  • The homeowner must reside in the home on which upgrades are to be performed
  • The home must be located within Port Arthur city limits
  • The homeowner’s income cannot exceed the limits listed in the following table:
Persons per family






Income (may not exceed)






Due to the high number of recent applicants, the Lighthouse Program is NOT accepting new applications at this time.

For any questions and/or comments concerning the Lighthouse Program, you may contact Pam Lewis at or (409)899-8444 ext 7506.