Entries by Everett Brubaker

Request for Proposals (RFP) for Project Based Vouchers – January 2022

Harrisonburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority (HRHA) will accept Proposals for project-based vouchers until 4:00 p.m. local prevailing time, February 11, 2022 at 286 Kelley Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22802. Copies of the Request for Proposals identifying the scope of services and evaluation factors for selection may be obtained from the Authority’s Office (286 Kelley St Harrisonburg), […]

HRHA Giving Tree / Christmas Program Suspended for 2021

Due to ongoing software transitions and agency changes, the HRHA Giving Tree/Christmas Gift program is suspended for this year. We are really saddened that we will be unable to pull this program together this year. We do however encourage you to support or connect with organizations like the Salvation Army (Angel Tree), Department of Social […]

HRHA Waiting List to Temporarily Close December 1, 2021

Public Notice from HRHA Executive Director Michael Wong: Effective December 1, 2021, HRHA’s waiting list will be closed due to software conversion and data migration issues.  We will continue to admit applicants from the current waitlist. We are migrating to a new software which will provide residents, landlords, and service providers increased online access to […]

Harrisonburg Homebuyer Assistance Program Supports Five First-time Homebuyers in 2021

As part of a larger City initiative to increase homeownership, HRHA coordinates the Harrisonburg Homebuyer Assistance Program to support low to moderate income families and individuals purchase homes in the City of Harrisonburg. Around 100 individuals and families applied for the program this year. For those not initially eligible, the program coordinator connects them with […]

(CLOSED) HRHA is Hiring 2 Positions!

Resident Services & Communications Coordinator: APPLY now on Indeed!  Position Description Position Title: Resident Services and Communications Coordinator Reports To: Executive Director Function: Coordinates, directs, and assists in the provision of resident services and leads the Authority’s public communications efforts. Provides data support to the family self-sufficiency program, assists in developing and coordinating programs that improve resident’s education, […]

City of Harrisonburg to Host Community Needs Meeting December 6, 2021

The City of Harrisonburg is hosting a public meeting on Monday, December 6, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. in the Lucy F. Simms Center to gather input as the City initiates the preparation of its 2022-2026 Consolidated Plan, 2022 Annual Action Plan and Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice. The City of Harrisonburg is working […]

HRHA And Community Stakeholders to Host Housing Summit October 30

HRHA is collaborating with the JMU School of Professional and Continuing Education, the City of Harrisonburg, Rockingham County, and other local stakeholders to host a community housing summit on October 30. Our housing challenges and opportunities require collaboration from across our community. This includes housing partners, faith groups, government officials, non-profits, social service agencies, academic […]

(CLOSED) HRHA is Hiring! Maintenance Aid

Position Title:        Maintenance Aide Reports To:            Facilities and Construction Manager Function: Primary duties are to provide cleaning services at Harrisonburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority offices and apartment complexes. Also to assist in other duties which include ground work, painting, and minor maintenance in dwelling units under the general supervision of a Maintenance Mechanic. Duties And […]

Public Comment Notice for MtW Safe Harbor Policies

The Harrisonburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority’s Board of Commissioners will receive public comment at a special meeting on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 on its Moving to Work Safe Harbor Policy beginning at 4:00PM, or as soon thereafter as possible. This meeting will be held at the Harrisonburg City Council chambers located at 409 South Main […]

First Annual Back to School Bash Provides Resources and Fun for Families

On September 11, 2021, HRHA hosted the first annual Back to School Bash for Franklin Heights Families. HRHA worked with 10 community partners to create an event that was fun, safe, and helpful for families. We had a wonderful turnout and the weather as near perfect. Neighborhood children helped clean up the area for the […]