Jersey City Housing Authority
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Public Housing Units 2428
Total Units 6911
7.28.21 Members Making News
Mayor Fulop Announces Latest COVID-19 Rent Relief Program for Neediest Small Unit Landlords and Tenants (Jersey City Housing Authority)
From Jersey City, NJ Mayor Steven Fulop's press release: Mayor Steven M. Fulop and the Jersey City Housing Authority (JCHA) announce the latest Jersey City COVID-19 Rent Relief Program, which will provide up to $10,000 in much-needed rental assistance to low-income Jersey City...
4.22.21 Members Making News
Jersey City & JC Housing Authority in $2M Partnership to Build New Facility to Provide More Resources for Homeless Residents
From the Garden State Community Development Corporation's press release: Mayor Steven M. Fulop joins the Jersey City Housing Authority (JCHA) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to announce the expansion of Jersey City’s homeless resident outreach...
3.10.21 Members Making News
Jersey City Vertical Farming Program to Open in Two Public Housing Locations, Targeting Most Vulnerable Residents (Jersey City Housing Authority)
From InsiderNJ: Mayor Steven M. Fulop announced today a new partnership between AeroFarms, the world leader in vertical farming, and the Jersey City Housing Authority (JCHA) with a resolution going before the Jersey City Municipal Council this week to provide free, nutritious...
2.9.21 Awards/Grants, Press Release
Grants will help PHA residents with immediate and locally defined needs exacerbated by COVID-19 Washington, D.C. (February 9, 2021) -- The Council of Large Public Housing Authorities (CLPHA) is pleased to announce the ten recipients of its COVID Resident Support Grants. The...
12.2.20 Members Making News
Holland Gardens Redevelopment to Bring New Opportunities to Public Housing Residents (Jersey City Housing Authority)
From Tap Into Jersey City: The more than 75 year old Holland Gardens public housing project will be transformed into a regional model of what innovative public housing can accomplish, Mayor Steven Fulup and Jersey City Housing Authority officials announced Wednesday. Fulop said that the city the...
1.8.20 Members Making News
On December 31, 2019 HUD announced more than $79 million in Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) grants to nearly 700 public housing authorities nationwide. FSS grants help public housing authorities hire service coordinators who connect public housing residents with local programs and services with the...
9.26.19 Members Making News
Jersey City honors longtime Marion Gardens resident by naming community center after her (Jersey City Housing Authority)
From the Hudson County View: Betty Morris had two very big families: one was her immediate family, with 16 children, as well as her family-at-large – the residents of the Marion Gardens Housing Complex. Back in 1974, when the family was under threat, she took action by heading down to...
9.26.19 Members Making News
Jersey City Housing Authority Unveils New Resident-Focused, Community Investments at Marion Gardens Housing Complex
From InsiderNJ: Mayor Steven M. Fulop and the Jersey City Housing Authority (JCHA) are unveiling a number of resident-focused community investments at the Marion Gardens Complex on Wednesday, September 18th at 3 p.m. The new programs and facilities include a...
4.11.19 Members Making News
From NJ.com: "Where towering, ominous public housing buildings once stood there is now the start of an inviting and friendly community of homes. On Tuesday, Mayor Steve Fulop, with the Jersey City Housing Authority (JCHA) and The Michaels Organization, unveiled the first 21 of 126...
2.14.19 Members Making News
Congratulations to the 60 CLPHA members who received grants through HUD's Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program! FSS grants help PHAs hire service coordinators who connect residents with local programs and services. In HUD’s press release announcing the awards, Secretary...
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