Portland OR fights homelessness with Section 8 voucher

Portland Press Herald is reporting that Portland city officials have secured 40 Section 8 housing vouchers to place people in permanent homes, and received $355,000 in additional state funding to administer programs through more persistent case management and rapid rehousing.

About half of the Section 8 vouchers are in the hands . . . → Read More: Portland OR fights homelessness with Section 8 voucher

Winnebago County Housing Authority’s Section 8 program receives top score from HUD

The Rock River Times is reporting that The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has again awarded the Winnebago County Housing Authority (WCHA) Section 8 program with a 100 percent score for a High rating for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2013.

Among their accomplishments, . . . → Read More: Winnebago County Housing Authority’s Section 8 program receives top score from HUD

Youngstown OH open forum with Section 8 coordinator

The Garden District Neighborhood Association will have its next meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Fellows Riverside Gardens Mill Creek MetroParks, 123 McKinley Ave.

The Section 8 coordinator from Youngstown Metropolitan Housing Authority will be a guest speaker. The open meeting will give attendees an opportunity to ask questions concerning Section . . . → Read More: Youngstown OH open forum with Section 8 coordinator

Fresno CA Section 8 Waiting List still open

The Fresno Housing Authority received 26,852 online applications for its Housing Choice Voucher, or Section 8, housing program when a new waiting list opened on Tuesday which caused the servers to crash.

When registration opened at 10 a.m. Tuesday, the website got overloaded with users trying to log on. Many got . . . → Read More: Fresno CA Section 8 Waiting List still open

Jacksonville, FL accepting applications

Panorama of the Jacksonville city skyline from across the St. Johns river in Jacksonville, Florida, USA. Jacksonville is the largest city in land area in the United States (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The chance to enroll on the waiting list started early this morning and will run through 5 p.m. at Metro Park.

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Norwich, CT Housing Authority Section 8 Waiting List is Open

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The Norwich Housing Authority is opening its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program waiting list from September 7, 2012 to September 14, 2012.

Pre-applications will only be accepted by mail to the Norwich Housing Authority at P.O. Box 1008, Norwich, CT 06360 . . . → Read More: Norwich, CT Housing Authority Section 8 Waiting List is Open

Belmont, NY Section 8 Waiting List Open

Waiting list application will be accepted in person at the BMHA Administrative office located at 300 Perry Street, Buffalo NY 14204 from 8:00am until 4:30pm on Tuesday June 19th and Wednesday June 20th.

Starting Thursday June 21, applications will be accepted at the BMHA Housing Assistance Office located at 245 . . . → Read More: Belmont, NY Section 8 Waiting List Open