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
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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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)
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
- HUD's Salary Caps on Housing Authorities Risk Program Quality
- Sequestration/CR and the HUD Budget
- Interim PHAS Rule
- HCV Administrative Fees
- Operating Reserve Offset
- HUD Plans to Set Metropolitan Fair Market Rents for Very Small Areas
- MTW Success Documented
- Public Housing Energy Conservation Incentive
April 23 Advocate
Volume 29, Number 7
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