Housing, Community Development Agencies Win 2017 Awards Of Merit

 

NAHRO Awards of Merit 2017 booklet coverWashington, D.C. (June 15, 2016) - The NAHRO Awards of Merit Program honors NAHRO housing and community development member organizations for their work in making communities better.  Established in 1989, the program has honored more than 6,000 programs. The 2017 official presentation of awards will take place in Indianapolis, Ind. on July 17 during NAHRO’s Summer Conference.

NAHRO’s Awards of Merit program is a tremendous way for housing and community development officials to discover and learn from their colleagues’ success stories, it is a true recognition of the great work being done all across this nation by local housing authorities and community development agencies,” NAHRO President Steve Merritt says.

  • The 2017 NAHRO Awards of Merit recognize outstanding achievement in housing and community development programs in five categories. Administrative Innovation recognizes innovative methods in areas such as maintenance, community relations, and interagency cooperation. Program Innovation — Affordable Housing includes special programs for homeownership, public/private partnerships, and innovative financing. Program Innovation — Community Revitalization includes innovative use of programs in areas such as economic development, neighborhood preservation, and creative financing. Program Innovation — Resident and Client Services includes innovative use of programs such as special activities for children, families, and the elderly, anti-drug programs, social services, and self-sufficiency. Project Design includes efforts such as new housing design, housing modernization, enduring design, and landscape design.

“With large budget cuts, agencies still find a way to fulfil the housing needs of their citizens. The Awards of Merit showcase the dedication and the ambitious spirit of NAHRO members,” says NAHRO CEO Adrianne Todman.

See NAHRO’s 2017 Agency Awards of Merit in Housing and Community Development.

 

  • San Antonio Housing Authority
  • King County Housing Authority
  • Housing Catalyst
  • Gainesville Housing Authority
  • Allegheny County Housing Authority
  • Housing Authority of the City of Alameda
  • Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority
  • Fort Worth Housing Solutions
  • Allentown Housing Authority
  • Fort Wayne Housing Authority
  • Cocoa Housing Authority
  • City of Pasadena Housing Department
  • Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority
  • Houston Housing Authority
  • Lincoln Housing Authority
  • Housing Authority of the City of Brownsville
  • Springfield Housing Authority
  • Lake County Housing Authority
  • County of San Diego Dept. of Housing/Community Development
  • Douglas County Government
  • Spokane Housing Authority
  • San Francisco Housing Authority
  • Lowell Housing Authority
  • Westmoreland County Housing Authority
  • Johnson City Housing Authority
  • Baytown Housing Authority
  • Cook Inlet Housing Authority
  • Colorado Department of Local Affairs - Division of Housing
  • Housing Authority of the County of Santa Barbara
  • Fresno Housing Authority
  • Tampa Housing Authority
  • ICAST (International Center for Appropriate & Sustainable Technology)
  • St. Petersburg Housing Authority
  • Lawrence-Douglas County Housing Authority
  • National Community Renaissance
  • Boulder Housing Partners
  • Los Angeles County Community Development Commission
  • Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development
  • Rockford Housing Authority
  • Housing Authority of the County of San Bernardino
  • Metro West Housing Solutions
  • Muskogee Housing Authority
  • Northeast Oregon Housing Authority
  • Oakland Housing Authority
  • Bangor Housing
  • Philadelphia Housing Authority
  • Town of Islip Housing Authority
  • Portsmouth Redevelopment and Housing Authority
  • Greensboro Housing Authority
  • Housing Authority of the City of La Crosse
  • Spartanburg Housing Authority
  • Randolph County Housing Authority
  • Housing Authority of Union County
  • LaGrange Housing Authority
  • Ocala Housing Authority
  • Providence Housing Authority
  • Housing Authority of the City of Austin
  • North Bergen Housing Authority
  • Saint Paul Public Housing Agency
  • Housing Authority of the City of Santa Paula
  • Oakland Housing Authority
  • Housing Authority of the County of Hidalgo
  • Denver Housing Authority
  • Denver Housing Authority
  • Edinburg Housing Authority
  • Housing Authority of the City of Greenville, SC
  • Housing Authority of Bowling Green
  • Housing Authority of DeKalb County
  • Housing Authority of the City of Erie
  • Housing Authority of the City of Pocatello
  • Highlands Residential Services
  • East Greenwich Housing Authority
  • Arvada Housing Authority
  • Brockton Housing Authority
  • Dedham Housing Authority

 

Contact: Carmen Smith