KCHA purchases Friendly Village mobile home park to preserve homes for 224 senior households
KCHA has purchased Friendly Village
, a 224-pad senior mobile home park in Redmond. The acquisition means that existing homeowners will not be displaced and the community will be preserved as affordable housing for active seniors.
The Section 8 waiting list is closed
The Section 8 application waiting list closed at 4 p.m. on Apr. 18, 2017.
Stephen Norman affirms KCHA's commitment to diversity
In the face of a recent executive order banning refugees from seven majority-Muslim countries from travelling to the U.S., KCHA Executive Director Stephen Norman affirmed the agency’s values, starting with mutual respect and dialogue, in a letter to staff. “We will stay true to our mission to help the poorest and most vulnerable of our neighbors, to provide a better future for all children and families, to transform lives,” he wrote.
New multi-tier payment standards for Section 8 program now in effect