Author Archives: RHA

16 Aug
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Roots and Wings: #WHAAT Wednesday

The Blackhawk Courts Farm and Garden is in its fifth year. It’s a resident-driven project, where they plan what they want to grow on a half-acre of land that produces more than food. Participants also learn business skills, leadership, how to ...

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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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