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Breaking News

April 9
PHADA Submits Written Testimony to House THUD Subcommittee
The 1,900 housing authorities that belong to the Public Housing Authorities Directors Association (PHADA) appreciate the opportunity to provide testimony to the Subcommittee about FY 2015 THUD Appropriations. As you know, housing authorities work in close partnership with the federal government to serve some of America’s neediest households with safe and decent rental apartments and housing vouchers in more than 3,000 communities. Read more

March 31
PHADA/NAHRO FY 2015 Budget Request
The National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) and the Public Housing Authorities Directors Association (PHADA) are pleased to release the following joint funding recommendations for Public and Indian Housing programs administered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.  Read more

Bollinger Foundation Seeks Nominations for Scholarship Grants - Deadline May 17
The Bollinger Foundation, a unique foundation created to provide financial assistance to families of economic development, community development, and public housing workers is seeking nominations for this year’s awards. The grants will be awarded in June. Read more

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Highlights and Quick Reference

newsThe drop-down menu below lists a number of important issues and topics relating to public housing. Use it as a resource to read up on past and present articles specific to those topics.

PIH notices
Congratulations to the 2014 Scholarship Winners
$7,000 Bollinger Scholarship and $5,000 Freedom & Civil Rights Winner - Cali Willcockson (Fairfax County HA); $5,000 HD Supply Winner - Destinee Monae Green (Charlotte HA)

Small PHA Reform Toolkit and SHARP PublicationToolkit
Get the latest information on Small PHA Reform

FY 2015 Proposed HUD Budget
Get the latest information on the FY'15 budget

HUD's Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) Website
Provides background materials, authorizing legislation, and examples of resources.

Preserving Public Housing
Realistic Options to Increase Revenue, Reduce Costs and Provide Program Flexibility


Industry Group's Proposal to Address Budget Crisis

PHADA's Position Papers:
Small Housing Authority Reform Proposal (SHARP)
Affordable Housing and Self Suffi ciency Improvement Act (AHSSIA)

PHADA Survey: Effects of Funding Cuts

Public Housing's Critical Value to Communities

PHADA Issue Briefs



Legislative Action Center
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