Author Archives: RHA

08 Aug
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AUGUST BOARD MEETING MEMORANDUM

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05 Aug
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I Am: Strategic Partners

“No man is an island entire of itself.” This is a line from a poem by John Donne, and it still rings true, for Rockford Housing Authority; today more than ever. The great work that RHA does is not done ...

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01 Aug
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I Am Myths: Benefits of Affordable Housing

Benefits of Affordable Housing  In the past, government decisions seemed to impact us in a way that left many feeling powerless and outside of the process. While the regulations were not intended to create the feeling of fear or dread ...

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25 Jul
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AmeriCorps grant allows YouthBuild Rockford to enroll more students

RRSTAR by By Brittany Keeperman Staff writer Posted Jul. 20, 2016 at 3:00 PM Updated Jul 20, 2016 at 5:15 PM ROCKFORD — More people will be able to gain work experience and earn money for college through Rockford’s YouthBuild program ...

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22 Jul
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The Rockford Police Department and the Rockford Park District Police Department Invite you to Celebrate

     

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22 Jul
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Judge dismisses South New Towne lawsuit

By Audrey Moon 13 WREX ROCKFORD — The lawsuit against the city of Rockford over a controversial public housing development was dismissed this month by a judge. The suit, filed in 17th Judicial Circuit Court in Winnebago County, challenged the ...

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22 Jul
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S. New Towne Housing Project Lawsuit Thrown Out by Judge

http://www.mystateline.com/news/s-new-towne-housing-project-lawsuit-thrown-out-by-judge

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22 Jul
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IL Sen. Durbin announces $2.8M in funding for housing/community development

Friday, July 22, 2016 U.S. Senator from Illinois Dick Durbin (D) announced Tuesday that 22 communities in Illinois will receive a total of $2,846,926 in grant funding. The funds were granted through the Resident Opportunities and Self Sufficiency (ROSS) Public Housing Family ...

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18 Jul
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I AM Self Sufficient

The Rockford Housing Authority takes part in HUD’s Family Self Sufficiency Program (FSS), which aims to get families on the fast track to being financially self-sufficient and for those who choose, owning their own home. Tikisha Ellis is one participant ...

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15 Jul
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Telling Stories, Telling Belongings

On June 16, 2016, over 50 members of the Rockford community shared and listened to stories of living in Rockford. The event, entitled Telling Stories, Telling Belongings took place at Fairgrounds Valley Community Center, inside one of Rockford’s housing properties. ...

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