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22 May
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HUD SECRETARY BEN CARSON DOUBLES DOWN ON DISMANTLING OBAMA-ERA FAIR-HOUSING POLICIES

By Tracy Jan May 19 at 10:45 AM Washington Post The Trump administration is doubling down on its efforts to undo Obama-era fair-housing policies in the wake of a lawsuit alleging that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development had wrongfully ...

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10 May
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White House Rescissions Package puts Critical Housing, Community Development Programs at Risk

nhc /press release  TUESDAY, MAY 8, 2018 CONTACT:Andrea Nesby Anesby@nhc.org WASHINGTON—The Office of Management and Budget has requested $15.4 billion in cuts from resources already allocated to federal agencies in a rescissions package sent to Congress today. Included in the request ...

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02 Jan
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Laura Interim CEO

IMMEDIATE RELEASE JANUARY 2, 2018 Rockford, IL The Rockford Housing Authority is pleased to announce that Laura Snyder has been appointed interim Chief Executive Officer of the Rockford Housing Authority effective Saturday, December 31, 2017.  With over 19 years of ...

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15 Dec
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ROCKFORD HOUSING AUTHORITY, WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 15, 2017 Rockford, IL ROCKFORD HOUSING AUTHORITY, WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE ACCEPTING APPLICAITONS ROCKFORD, December 15, 2017 – The Rockford Housing Authority Workforce Development Institute (WDI) is now accepting applications for its classes to be held from ...

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09 Oct
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Sabrooke Park Dedication

  Sabrooke Park Dedication The Rockford Park District along with many valued partners such as State of Illinois Department of Natural Resources, Rockford Housing Authority, Community Foundation of Northern Illinois, and the Boys & Girls Club of Rockford came together ...

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Grove Ribbon Cutting
06 Oct
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The Grove: Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

The Grove: Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony On a beautiful, sunny, early fall morning, more than 175 people from our community joined together on September 28, 2017 for the official Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the Grove, ...

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20 Sep
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A “RECIPE FOR SUCCESS”… LOVE AND CARING

A “RECIPE FOR SUCCESS”… LOVE AND CARING A small milestone as well as some deep engaging moments took place on a warm sunny afternoon in the Rockford community on September 16, 2017. All “Recipes for Success” have one ingredient in ...

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11 Sep
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New CEO for RHA

A man who lived in public housing with his mother as a teenager and later climbed the ranks to the Housing Authority of the City of Freeport’s top job will be the next CEO of the Rockford Housing Authority. Larry ...

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11 Jul
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Home Buyer Application Seminar

Application Seminar Rockford Area Habitat for Humanity is hosting our 2017 Home Buyer Application Seminar and is looking for potential applicants to come learn more about the program.

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30 Jun
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ConnectHome is Connecting Families to Digital Opportunities

Currently, less than half of our nation’s poorest families have a wired Internet subscription at home, and more than 60 million Americans lack basic digital literacy, according to the Federal Communications Commission. Our nation’s digital divide is particularly severe among ...

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