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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Commissioners of the Housing Authority of the City of Newark has canceled their Work Session and Monthly Meeting scheduled for November 7, 2019 and November 14, 2019.
Victor Cirilo
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UPS On-Site Hiring At Trec

August 20, 2019

2019 NHA Health Fair

May 7, 2019

Terrell Homes Redevelopment Plan Timeline

April 26, 2019

The Housing Authority of the City of Newark continues to work hard at working with residents and community stakeholders on crafting a redevelopment plan to address the structural challenges posed by our Millard Terrell complex. During the planning phase, we seek to preserve the character and community as best as possible while we explore all options. The enclosed documented was drafted for the purposes of highlighting all the efforts to date that have taken place during this planning phase.

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Newark Housing Authority Announces a HUD $24 Million Capital Improvement Grant

April 18, 2019

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has awarded the Housing Authority of the City of Newark $24,029,303 under the HUD Capital Fund Program. The program assists housing authorities to make large scale capital improvements to their properties.

“The Newark Housing Authority has made a commitment to improve the quality of life throughout all our complexes,” said Executive Director Victor Cirilo.
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Press Release - FY 2017 Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

March 12, 2019

NHA received the 5th consecutive Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Reporting (CAFR) for the fiscal year 2017 from Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA). The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in governmental accounting and financial reporting, and its attainment represents a significant accomplishment.

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