Author Archives: RHA

24 Jan
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The Poverty Connection

“THE POVERTY CONNECTION” JANUARY 2020 IS NATIONAL POVERTY AWARENESS MONTH “National Poverty Awareness Month represents an opportunity to connect people to the 40+ million Americans living in poverty and the 18 million living in persistent poverty.” UNDERSTANDING POVERTY AS A ...

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17 Jan
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Future uncertain for Rockford’s Brewington Oaks public housing towers

Future uncertain for Rockford’s Brewington Oaks public housing towers By Ken DeCoster Staff writer Posted Jan 16, 2020 at 4:18 PM Updated at 8:20 AM Rockford Housing Authority still has no timetable for demolition ROCKFORD — More than a year ...

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15 Jan
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Congratulations to Laura Snyder, CEO of the Rockford Housing Authority

Congratulations to Laura Snyder, CEO of the Rockford Housing Authority who attended and received the PHADA Management Certification from the PHADA Rutgers Executive Director Education Program 2020. The conference included three days of engaging education sessions and ample networking opportunities. ...

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31 Dec
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ROCKFORD HOUSING AUTHORITY CLARIFIES THAT RESIDENTS MAY NOT PARTAKE IN THE STATE’S SOON-TO-BE-LEGAL CANNABIS INDUSTRY IN THE COMFORT OF THEIR HOMES

The Rockford Housing Authority clarifies today, that while the state of Illinois will become the 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana on January 1, 2020 after Governor J.B. Pritzker signed the legislation into effect in June of this year, Rockford ...

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28 Oct
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National Bullying Prevention Month

In 2006, PACER The National Bullying Prevention Center designated October as National Bullying Prevention Month. Throughout the month of October, everyone is encouraged to join the nationwide conversation on bullying prevention and support. Bullying as defined by Illinois anti-bullying laws ...

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03 Sep
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RHA and Project First Rate’s Contractor Event September 12, 2019

Hello, I would like to formally invite you or a representative from your company to join the Rockford Housing Authority and Project First Rate to the first of many opportunities to learn about the upcoming construction and maintenance projects for ...

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20 Jun
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RHA Gorman & Company Official Ribbon Cutting at Orton Keys

What unifies a city more than the people living in it? The Rockford Housing Authority and Gorman & Company have taken tremendous strides towards Rockford’s longtime goal of unification in the completion of their newest development, the Orton Keyes affordable ...

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14 Jun
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The Summer Food Service Program 2019

The Summer Food Service Program 2019 With the beginning of summer arriving, many students will be ready to enjoy their fun filled break from school. However, for many families in our community, when school is out their kids will no ...

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12 Jun
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The RHA is Nominated for the National NAHRO Award of Excellence for the Life Skills Piloted Program

“Bridging the Gap Between Community & Law Enforcement,” The Life Skills Program The Rockford Housing Authority has been honored with this year’s Award of Merit and is Nominated for the National NAHRO Award of Excellence for the Life Skills Piloted ...

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29 May
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The Family Peace Center

The Family Peace Center Keeping Our Families Safe And Securing A Safer Community Rockford Housing Authority’s Leadership Team The Rockford Housing Authority’s leadership team, represented by Owen Carter, Director of Housing Operations and Odessa Walker, Director of Human Services are ...

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