Author Archives: RHA

13 Nov
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Lead The Way Training

Today, The Rockford Housing Authority Board and staff members are completing the 2nd and last day of training for the HUD ‘Lead The Way Training.’  This preparation is an online self-paced interactive training to help the Public Housing Agency (PHA) ...

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13 Nov
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RRSTAR- Rockford Considers New Social Justice Commission

RRSTAR- Rockford Considers New Social Justice Commission By Jeff Kolkey Staff writer   Aldermen will consider Mayor Tom McNamara’s plan on Tuesday ROCKFORD — Mayor Tom McNamara wants to establish an 11-member Community Relations Commission that would serve as an advisory ...

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09 Nov
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A Unique, Long-Term Approach to Sustainability

A UNIQUE, LONG-TERM APPROACH TO SUSTAINABILITY The vitality of our community depends on the health and welfare of our people. The Rockford Housing Authority strives to enhance the health, productivity, and quality of life of our residents, constituents, and staff ...

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05 Nov
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A GOVERNMENT OF THE PEOPLE

“Nobody Will Ever Deprive the American People of the Right to Vote Except the American People Themselves and the Only Way They Could do This is by Not Voting.” –Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 32nd President of the United States “We the ...

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02 Nov
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Helping to Ensure That Your Vote is Your Voice

 Rockford Housing Authority “Ensuring the voices of those we serve are heard in the democratic process” Helping To Ensure, That Your Vote, Is Your Voice Getting out to vote November 6th, can be an aggravation, and learning about issues can ...

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01 Nov
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Your Vote Is Your Voice! Make Your Vote Count!

“One person can change the world.”  -Rosa Parks,  The First Lady of Civil Rights YOUR VOTE IS YOUR VOICE! MAKE YOUR VOTE COUNT! Your Vote is the most rudimentary action in a democratic society. It’s time to make your voice ...

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31 Oct
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ROCKFORD (WREX) —Local Groups Try to Boost Voter Turnout Among Some of Rockford’s Most Vulnerable Areas

Local Groups Try to Boost Voter Turnout Among Some of Rockford’s Most Vulnerable Areas October 16, 2018, 10:07 pm TOP NEWS STORIES, TOP STORIES   ROCKFORD (WREX) — The election in Illinois is less than a month away and the United ...

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30 Oct
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One Woman’s Journey to Make Her Vote, Her Voice

One Woman’s Journey to Make Her Vote, Her Voice “Ensuring the voices of those we serve are heard in the democratic process” Voting is the most basic action in a democratic society. A government that is elected by its citizens ...

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26 Oct
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Leading the Way: The 2018 Housing Matters Conference

October 25 & 26 Bloomington, IL. The Rockford Housing Authority’s Leadership is attending the 2018 Housing Matters Conference along with hundreds of individuals and organizations that care about expanding and protecting affordable housing and ending homelessness in the state of Illinois. ...

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23 Oct
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Acting on a Daily Basis with Our Core Values

Acting on a Daily Basis with Our Core Values Rockford Housing Authority has been working for the community for over 67 years. We have gotten to know and experience the community and its needs. Through this we have devised ten ...

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