Dede Roemdeau, Executive Director of the Plymouth Housing Authority in Massachusetts, has lifted the ban on air conditioners for residents of the Southfield Senior Citizen development.
In light of the recent heat wave, residents are now allowed to install window mounted air conditioning units.
Residents of the senior citizen . . . → Read More: Plymouth Housing Authority director lifts ban on air conditioners
Ypsilanti Township Board of Trustees barred subsidized housing
The Ypsilanti Township Board of Trustees unanimously barred subsidized housing for the proposed 392-unit Majestic Lakes subdivision. In addition, the number of rentals is limited and the length of time its single-family homes or condos can be rented is capped at three years. But the . . . → Read More: Ypsilanti Township Board of Trustees barred subsidized housing
The Umatilla County Housing Authority was granted 10 vouchers by HUD. These vouchers will cover vets in Umatilla, Morrow, Gilliam and Wheeler counties.
Eligible veterans in the four counties will be recommended for a voucher by a case worker at the Walla Walla VA Medical Center, who will have assessed the . . . → Read More: Umatilla County Housing Authority receives 10 vouchers for homeless veterans
On December 1st, Richmond will enact a rent control ordinance. This will make Richmond the first California city in decades, and the first in Contra Costa County ever.
The new law will use the consumer price index for the San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose region to limit annual rent increases. This means that . . . → Read More: Richmond enacts rent control ordinance
Franklin Heights public housing complex on Bridge Avenue closing
The Franklin Heights public housing complex on Bridge Avenue will close entirely by the end of the year.
The Murfreesboro Housing Authority received approval to demolish the 140-apartment site by December and issue housing vouchers from the U.S. Department of Housing and . . . → Read More: Franklin Heights public housing complex on Bridge Avenue closing