Category Archives: News

21 Jan
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Chuck Sweeny: Rockford alderman reject $28 million grant application

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 By Chuck Sweeny Rockford Register Star Aldermen on Tuesday night, on an 8-2 vote, turned down the Rockford Housing Authority’s request to support a $28 million competitive grant application to eliminate the Fairgrounds Valley housing project and replace it ...

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21 Jan
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Rockford Housing Leader clashes with alderman over housing project

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 By Jorge Rodas ROCKFORD (WIFR) — The man in charge of the Rockford’s Housing Authority says the city isn’t valuing the people who live in public housing. RHA CEO Ron Clewer says alderman have an outdated idea of ...

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21 Jan
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Rockford alderman deny partnership with RHA, reject chance of federal funding

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Rockford alderman deny partnership with RHA, reject chance of federal funding ROCKFORD (WREX) By Kelsie Passolt An effort to tear down one section of public housing in Rockford stops dead in its tracks. Many city council ...

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20 Jan
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Rockford City Council rejects Fairgrounds housing plan, federal grant

Tuesday, January 20, 2015 Rockford City Council rejects Fairgrounds housing plan, federal grant  By: Kevin Haas, Rockford Register Star ROCKFORD — City Council members on Tuesday rejected a public housing plan after saying it didn’t do enough to break up ...

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16 Jan
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Make Moving Pictures class application

Friday, January 16, 2015 If you are interested in the Make Moving Pictures class, please fill out the online application. $1195 for 12 weeks, but if you are a RHA resident, the fee is waived. Make Moving Picture Class Application

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01 Jan
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January 2015 Resident Programs Newsletter

Thursday, January 1, 2015 Click here to read our January 2015 Resident Programs Newsletter: Resident Focus  

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08 Dec
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Rockford Housing Authority to Pursue demolition of Brewington Oaks

Monday, December 8, 2014 Rockford Housing Authority to Pursue demolition of Brewington Oaks By Susan Vela Rockford Register StarROCKFORD — The Brewington Oaks public housing development is too expensive to modernize, so the Rockford Housing Authority will pursue demolition.The Board of Commissioners unanimously ...

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01 Dec
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December 2014 Resident Programs Newsletter

Monday, December 1, 2014 Read our December 2014 Resident Programs Newsletter here: Resident Focus

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03 Nov
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EDEEN Beautification Project

Monday, November 3, 2014 RHA through its not-for-profit agency Bridge Rockford Alliance is both proud and thankful to have served as the fiscal agent in the EDEEN Beautification project. The best work done in our community is when volunteers come ...

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01 Nov
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Harvest Celebration Video by Young Major

Saturday, November 1, 2014 Check out the Blackhawk Courts Farm & Garden’s Harvest Celebration video created by Young Major (Tia S.). Tia is a talented New Mix Rockford Artist with much love for the food & community work that is ...

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