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30 Mar
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Rockford alderman, housing authority meet again to discuss Fairgrounds Valley

Monday, March 30, 2015 13 WREX by Kelsie Passolt Rockford Housing Authority and aldermen meet to work through issues on government-assisted living.  Both sides are figuring out how to move forward with one of Rockford’s public housing complexes– Fairgrounds Valley. ...

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29 Mar
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The rocky road to redevoloping Rockford’s public housing

Sunday, March 29, 2015 By Lindsey Holden Rockford Register Star Posted Mar. 28, 2015 at 11:30 AM ROCKFORD — Two years after Linda Seay moved into her apartment in the Jane Addams Park complex, she still feels lucky to call ...

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29 Mar
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RHA returns to City Council with Updated Plans for Fairgrounds Redevelopment

Sunday, March 29, 2015 WIFR 23 ROCKFORD (WIFR) — There’s a new plan to revamp public housing in Rockford. This coming after city council shot down previous plans for the Fairgrounds Valley Housing Complex. Rockford Housing Authority’s CEO Ron Clewer ...

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28 Mar
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The rocky road to redeveloping Rockford’s public housing

Saturday, March 28, 2015 By Lindsey Holden Rockford Register Star ROCKFORD — Two years after Linda Seay moved into her apartment in the Jane Addams Park complex, she still feels lucky to call it home. “I cried when I (saw) the apartment,” ...

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27 Mar
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Rockford Housing Authority to present public housing overhaul plan to aldermen

Friday, March 27, 2015 By Lindsey Holden Rockford Register Star Posted Mar. 27, 2015 at 2:00 PM Updated Mar 27, 2015 at 7:53 PM ROCKFORD — Rockford Housing Authority officials expect to present plans Monday to a divided City Council to ...

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27 Mar
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RHA residents make documentaries

Friday, March 27, 2015 WIFR 23 Some folks living in poverty on Rockford’s west side are sharing their stories of struggle in a special way. Some people who live in the Rockford Housing Authority are sharing these stories through a ...

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27 Mar
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Rockford Housing Authority residents taught documentary skills

Friday, March 27, 2015 By Sunny Strader Rockford Register Star Posted Mar. 27, 2015 at 6:19 PM Updated Mar 27, 2015 at 9:18 PM ROCKFORD — Yatte Moore can’t wait to hang the MakeMovingPictures graduation certificate on his bedroom wall, right next ...

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26 Mar
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Rockford Public Housing residents learn how to get healthy

Thursday, March 26, 2015 By Lindsey Holden Rockford Register Star ROCKFORD — A healthier future is in store for Rockford’s public housing residents. Rockford Housing Authority, Angelic Organics and the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford are helping them ...

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25 Mar
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‘Lines open’ between police, Rockford Housing Authority residents

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 By Chris Green Rockford Register Star ROCKFORD — Most people don’t hesitate to pick up the phone and call police when warranted. That’s not always a first response for residents in public housing, however. Perhaps it’s a ...

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23 Mar
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RHA to Accept Section 8 Applications for the First Time Since 2006

Monday, March 23, 2015 News Release March 23, 2015 Media Contact: Laura Snyder-lsnyder@rockfordha.org – 815-489-8520 Rockford Housing Authority to Accept Applications for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program Rockford, IL – The Rockford Housing Authority (RHA) will begin accepting pre-applications for the Section ...

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