Housing, Community Development Agencies Win Awards Of Merit 2017

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 16 during NAHRO’s Summer Conference at a special ceremony.

 

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 housing needs for their citizens. The winners of the Award of Merit showcase their 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.

http://www.nahro.org/sites/default/files/searchable/NAHRO_2017AwardsBooklet_Final_0.pdf

 

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

csmith@nahro.org