Author Archives: RHA

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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10 Oct
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Launch Your Future

  The Rockford Housing Authority Team paid tribute to the Workforce Development Institute Graduates of Class III and the ConnectHome Digital Literacy participants on their special day. There is a good reason these ceremonies are called ‘commencement exercises’. Graduation is ...

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02 Oct
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Aging Structures Receive HUD Approval for Demolition

Aging Structures Receive HUD Approval for Demolition The ROCKFORD HOUSING AUTHORITY has received approval from HUD for the demolition of two aging structures in our community. Brewington Oaks Apartments is centrally located with two towers near Rockford’s downtown area. The ...

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28 Sep
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Connect to the Future

Connect to the Future ConnectHomeUSA continued its work and expansion by hosting the 4th Annual Summit in September at HUD Headquarters in Washington, D.C. The Rockford Housing Authority and other Pilot sites throughout the U.S. were invited. This year’s summit ...

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10 Sep
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SwedishAmerican & Rockford Fire Opening Little Free Library in Southwest Rockford

SwedishAmerican & Rockford Fire Opening Little Free Library in Southwest Rockford SwedishAmerican and Rockford Fire Department are excited to announce it will open a Little Free Library on Rockford Fire Station 3 campus, 888 Marchesano Drive, Rockford. The ambulance themed ...

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