Category Archives: News

09 Dec
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Become a Field Representative for the US Census Bureau

Become a Field Representative for the US Census Bureau. $13.41-$15.06 per hour starting salary (varies by location) 10% night differential for hours worked after 6PM. 54 cents per reimbursable mile driven. Flexible hours, varies based on Survey. Requirements: – Must ...

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07 Dec
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HUD SECRETARY CASTRO ANNOUNCES PUBLIC HOUSING TO BE SMOKE-FREE

Through tenant surveys in 2009 to 2011 the Rockford Housing Authority discovered 55.17- nearly 84% of RHA residents smoked, results varied by site. It became apparent for health, safety and operational cost reasons we needed to lead the change to ...

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07 Dec
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2017 NEW RESIDENT ORIENTATION SCHEDULE

RHA Resident Orientations will be held on a monthly basis on the 3rd Wednesday of every month in the site Community Room unless otherwise notified. Managers should submit attendee lists via scan-to-email by the 10th of each month to Meggi ...

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05 Dec
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“From the Slave Quarters to Kwanzaa at the Ethnic Heritage Museum”

Download Event PDF Each year during the holiday season, the Ethnic Heritage Museum looks its festive best as it showcases the holiday traditions of the museum’s six ethnic groups: African American, Hispanic, Irish, Italian, Lithuanian, and Polish. All of the ...

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02 Dec
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Comcast Internet Essentials Program

Do you want internet service in your home? Join us for an ON-SITE enrollment event opportunity where you can learn more about the Comcast Internet Essentials Program and enroll today! Internet Essentials is offered for $9.95 per month for qualified ...

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17 Nov
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AT&T, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Join Forces to Narrow the Digital Divide at Event

AT&T, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Join Forces to Narrow the Digital Divide at Event On Saturday, November 19th, 2016 from 11:30AM – 3:00PM at the Fairgrounds Valley Community Room, 1015 West Jefferson Street, AT&T Will Help ...

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14 Nov
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Ruckus in Rockford Gorman & HUD confront NIMBYism By Mark Olshaker

Click Here to Download Full Article Gorman & HUD confront NIMBYism By Mark Olshaker NIMBY – “Not In My Back Yard” – has been a real estate rallying cry for generations – whether it replied to integration, ethnicity, unwanted businesses, ...

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09 Nov
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Ryan Stockton joins RHA as the Director of Real Estate Development.

Ryan Stockton joins RHA as the Director of Real Estate Development. Ryan will be responsible for long range planning and to coordinate the development and modernization of RHA facilities.  He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Buxton University ...

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31 Oct
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Mobile Beacon Awards Digital Inclusion Pilot Grant to Rockford Housing Authority and LifeSTEPS

Media Contact: Lauren Yergeau, Mobile Beacon, 401.934.0500 lyergeau@mobilebeacon.org (Johnston, Rhode Island) October 31, 2016 – Mobile Beacon announced today that it has chosen Rockford Housing Authority (RHA) in Illinois and LifeSTEPS (Life Skills Training & Educational Programs) in California as ...

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25 Oct
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Special Rockford police unit to patrol Rockford Housing Authority properties

 By Jeff Kolkey RRStar  Staff writer ROCKFORD — Aldermen tonight agreed to create a new Rockford Police Department unit that will primarily patrol Rockford Housing Authority properties. The RHA will pay the city about $950,000 a year for the salary ...

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