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17 Nov
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AT&T, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Join Forces to Narrow the Digital Divide at Event

AT&T, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Join Forces to Narrow the Digital Divide at Event On Saturday, November 19th, 2016 from 11:30AM – 3:00PM at the Fairgrounds Valley Community Room, 1015 West Jefferson Street, AT&T Will Help ...

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14 Nov
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Ruckus in Rockford Gorman & HUD confront NIMBYism By Mark Olshaker

Click Here to Download Full Article Gorman & HUD confront NIMBYism By Mark Olshaker NIMBY – “Not In My Back Yard” – has been a real estate rallying cry for generations – whether it replied to integration, ethnicity, unwanted businesses, ...

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09 Nov
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Ryan Stockton joins RHA as the Director of Real Estate Development.

Ryan Stockton joins RHA as the Director of Real Estate Development. Ryan will be responsible for long range planning and to coordinate the development and modernization of RHA facilities.  He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Buxton University ...

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31 Oct
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Mobile Beacon Awards Digital Inclusion Pilot Grant to Rockford Housing Authority and LifeSTEPS

Media Contact: Lauren Yergeau, Mobile Beacon, 401.934.0500 lyergeau@mobilebeacon.org (Johnston, Rhode Island) October 31, 2016 – Mobile Beacon announced today that it has chosen Rockford Housing Authority (RHA) in Illinois and LifeSTEPS (Life Skills Training & Educational Programs) in California as ...

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25 Oct
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Special Rockford police unit to patrol Rockford Housing Authority properties

 By Jeff Kolkey RRStar  Staff writer ROCKFORD — Aldermen tonight agreed to create a new Rockford Police Department unit that will primarily patrol Rockford Housing Authority properties. The RHA will pay the city about $950,000 a year for the salary ...

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19 Oct
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Commitments Award Recognizes Bridge Rockford Alliance for Engaging All Voices

October 19, 2016 Commitments Award Recognizes Bridge Rockford Alliance for Engaging All Voices Bridge Rockford Alliance  of Rockford, Illinois, to receive the 2016 Alliance Commitments Award for Engaging All Voices at the 2016 Alliance National Conference in LA. Bridge Rockford ...

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10 Oct
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Advancing the Development of Minority Entrepreneurship program

ADME Applications are open! Are you an entrepreneur in Chicago, Rockford or Peoria with a business idea you are passionate about? We invite you to apply to be a member of the first ADME cohort. The Advancing the Development of ...

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03 Oct
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RMAP Human Services Transportation Plan Survey

The Rockford Metropolitan Agency for Planning (RMAP) is seeking public participation and comment in the form of a digital Transit User Survey that will be used for updating the Coordinated Public Transit Human Services Transportation Plan (HSTP). The HSTP is ...

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29 Sep
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Hoop houses help Blackhawk Courts farming initiative

By Kayli Plotner, RRStar Staff Writer Thursday, September 29, 2016 More Time To Grow Hoop houses help Blackhawk Courts farming initiative Rockford – Three years ago Ken Yatte Moore was unemployed and rarely ate vegetables, but a community garden helped ...

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23 Sep
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Rockford Housing Authority launches ‘I Am Rockford’ music video

Rockford Register Star By Adam Poulisse September 22. 2016 10:57PM Rockford Housing Authority launches ‘I Am Rockford’ music video ROCKFORD — The Rockford Housing Authority unveiled a locally produced music video tonight that celebrates its message and its residents. The ...

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