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April 18
PHADA Letter Prompts Call with HUD on Expiration of Temporary Compliance Assistance
On Monday, April 6, 2015, PHADA sent a letter to Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Castro Ramirez on the topic of temporary compliance waivers and other administrative burdens. PHADA raised a number of key concerns and questions regarding the expiration of PIH Notice 2013-03 entitled, "Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher Programs Temporary Compliance Assistance." Read more

April 13
Housing Authorities' 2015 HAP Set-Aside Requests Due To HUD by April 15
Housing Authorities have until Wednesday April 15 at 11:59 pm (Eastern), as the deadline for HUD to receive their applications for Housing Assistance Payment (HAP) set-aside funds. Read more

April 8
HUD Publishes Voucher Admin. Fee Study & Formula Recommendations
Concluding a five year study period, HUD published its “Housing Choice Voucher Program Administrative Fee Study - Final Report” on April 8. There are many aspects of the study and fee formula recommendations for Housing Authorities (HAs) to review, question, discuss and resolve. 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 2015 THUD Appropriations
Small Housing Authority Reform Proposal (SHARP)
Affordable Housing and Self Sufficiency Improvement Act (AHSSIA)

PHADA Survey: Effects of Funding Cuts

Public Housing's Critical Value to Communities

PHADA Issue Briefs



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