Annual Plan Public Hearing for Assisted-Rental and Housing Choice Voucher Programs

For More Information: 

Jenn White Moore
jmoore@nrha.us
757.314.2009

For Immediate Release
Release Date: 
Fri, 02/16/2018

 

Norfolk, VA (February 16, 2018) – The Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority (NRHA) Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing to hear comments on its Annual Plan for assisted-rental properties and Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program on March 8, 2018 at 6pm at Ruffner Middle School, 610 May Ave, Norfolk. 

The Quality Housing and Work Responsibility Act of 1998 requires housing authorities to complete a five-year plan and annual plan for its assisted-rental and HCV programs.  The plan covers the period of July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019.

The plan includes information on NRHA’s major goals, objectives and strategies for assisted-rental housing and HCV program, requirements/mandates by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and NRHA’s objectives and strategies for achieving the mission of “providing quality housing opportunities that foster sustainable mixed-income communities.” A resident meeting providing input to the draft plan was help on October 21, 2017. 

The draft plan is currently available for a 45-day public review and comment period from February 16-April 3, 2018 and can be viewed at www.nrha.us/annual-plan.

Copies of the plan are also available at NRHA’s main office at 555 E. Main Street, all NRHA Tenant Management Corporations and Management offices and various offices throughout Norfolk. For a full list of these locations please visit our website at www.nrha.us. Send comments to mmurphy@nrha.us or 757-314-2018.

Meeting Schedule for March 8, 2018
 
5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Registration for speakers
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Annual Plan Public Hearing

For reasonable accommodations contact Kimberly Thomas, 504/ADA Coordinator, 623-1111, 9:00am – 5:00pm (M-F), TDD: 800-545-1833.  

NRHA does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin in admission or access to federally assisted programs.

About NRHA: 

Founded in 1940, NRHA is a national leader in community revitalization and fostering sustainable mixed-income communities.  As the largest redevelopment and housing authority in Virginia, NRHA is an important driver of the local economy.

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