Category Archives: News

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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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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22 Apr
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RHA Offers Buyouts, Braces for Cuts

RHA Offers Buyouts, Braces for Cuts By Jeff Kolkey Staff writer ROCKFORD — The Rockford Housing Authority is bracing for potential federal budget cuts, offering employees a buyout in hopes of reducing staff. Executive Director Laura Snyder said the Housing ...

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04 Apr
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Changes in HUD inspections timing

HUD TO DRASTICALLY CUT NOTICE FOR INSPECTIONS OF PUBLIC HOUSING AND PRIVATELY  OWNED APARTMENT BUILDINGS The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is launching a series of listening sessions around the nation to gather input from the public ...

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