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September 1
Section 3 Reporting System Live - Reports Due Soon!
The Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO) recently launched the Section 3 Performance Evaluation and Registry Systems (SPEARS) for the submission of annual Section 3 reports. Please click here for a copy of the announcement. Read more

August 25
PHADA Contacts HUD Leadership, Congress on Flawed IG Report
In response to the Inspector General’s recent report on “over-income” families, PHADA sent this letter to HUD and members of Congress today. The correspondence urges the government not to alter current laws and regulations concerning these particular residents. Read more

August 19
PHADA Submits Comment Letter Regarding HUD’s Administrative Fee Study Formula
In response to HUD’s solicitation for comment, PHADA recently submitted a comment letter with its analysis, critiques and recommendations regarding the Department’s administrative fee study and formula. There are many aspects of the study and fee formula recommendations that remain inadequately addressed, which would have a profound impact on Housing Authorities’ (HAs) ability to serve low-income households, property owners and their communities. Read more

August 17
PHADA Files Comments on HUD's Fair Housing Tool
PHADA filed comments today on the Assessment of Fair Housing (AFH) tool, which HUD published in mid-July. The tool is to be used by HAs and others to gauge compliance with new Fair Housing rule requirements. 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.

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

FY 2016 Proposed HUD Budget
Get the latest information on the FY'16 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:

FY 2016 THUD Appropriations
Small Housing Authority Reform Proposal (SHARP)

PHADA Issue Briefs



Legislative Action Center
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