NRHA News

07.17.2018
  There are plans to change the look of the St. Paul’s area of Norfolk. The public met with the architects for the revitalization of the area again on Tuesday night... For more information visit wtkr.com. Read More
07.17.2018
  The first draft of the master plan for the revitalized Tidewater Gardens neighborhood will be unveiled tonight, after three days of community input and sketching by architects.... For more information visit pilotonline.com. Read More
07.12.2018
  When Robert Wilson watches the movie “Little Pink House” at Naro Expanded Cinema next week, the outrage will be personal. The movie tells the story of Susette Kelo. She bought a home in 1997 along the Thames River in New London, Conn. The area had seen better days, but many of her neighbors... Read More
07.12.2018
  NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- By July 31, all government subsidized housing across the United States must implement a no smoking policy, according to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)... For more information visit 13newnow.com. Read More
07.12.2018
  Smokers living in public housing will soon have to find a new place to light up. Beginning July 31, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is banning smoking from public housing facilities.... For more information visit wtkr.com. Read More
06.30.2018
  Shoppers may not always be conscious of the subtle cues that they’ve entered a high-end department store. Hangers are rarely jostled. Cardigans are folded into crisp stacks. In an unstuffed environment, the merchandise breathes... For more information visit pilotonline.com. Read More
06.28.2018
  An organization for the advocacy of public housing residents held a forum for those who will be affected by the St. Paul’s redevelopment in Norfolk. Can I Live, Inc. was founded in 2003 in Long Island,  according to its founder, CEO and president Racquel Williams Jones. Jones says it's... Read More
06.21.2018
  The future of public housing in the city continues to become clearer as architects begin designing what new development could look like. Architects Torti+Gallas, hired by the City of Norfolk, met with residents of Tidewater Gardens for the first time Wednesday night to discuss how they... Read More
06.18.2018
  The city will seek a $30 million federal grant to help with the first phase of redevelopment in the St. Paul’s area. But first, Norfolk will need more concrete plans on what it's going to do there... For more information visit pilotonline.com. Read More
06.06.2018
  For years, Norfolk school leaders have talked about the need, one day, to close some schools to reflect the reality of declining enrollment. That day is here, a consultant told the school board Wednesday.... For more information visit pilotonline.com. Read More
06.01.2018
  Rev. Yvonne  Delk, pastor at the new Macedonia Christian  United  Church of Christ  on Marshall Avenue, called a proposed recycling site in the church’s neighborhood “a moral and justice issue”. Select Recycling Waste Services, Inc., (SRWS) is attempting to open... Read More
05.29.2018
  Most of Hampton Roads seemed to be unaffected by the on and off again rain, but there was a lot of flooding at the Calvert Square neighborhood in Norfolk... For more information visit 13newsnow.com. Read More
05.23.2018
  U.S. Sens. Mark Warner and Tim Kaine (both D-VA) announced $43,246,753 in federal funding to support affordable housing development across Virginia. The funding, which will go to 26 municipalities across the Commonwealth, has been awarded through the Department... Read More
05.21.2018
  As another storm swept through Norfolk on a chilly evening, Michelle Cook pointed to the puddles growing on a path where children walk to school in Tidewater Gardens. Water stood wheels-deep in a nearby intersection. In heavy rain, she said, both the road and the path flood, and children... Read More
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