October 18, 2001 Triple I federal background checks are approved to screen residents for admission into public housing and Section 8 programs View article
     
June 18, 2004 The LHA breaks ground for the development of townhouses to be situated adjacent to the George Flanagan Development View article
     
June 24, 2005 Lowell students receive $1000.00 scholarships from LHA’s nonprofit affiliate the Lowell Youth Activities Program, Inc. View article
     
August 23, 2006 The LHA appoints Rosaline Willie-Bonglo to the Board of Commissioners becoming the Authority’s first minority member View article
     
January 21, 2006 Employees of the Lowell Housing Authority raise over $1000 to support Sun Santa, the Lowell Sun’s annual Christmas charity View article
     
February 11, 2008 HUD names the LHA a “high performer” for the agency’s high scores on SEMAP and PHAS-- federal evaluations that grade housing across several criteria in delivering affordable housing View article
     
October 2, 2011 HUD awards the LHA a $240k grant to expand the Family Self-Sufficiency Program, which seeks innovative private sector partnerships to increase earned income and work towards financial independence.  The grant funded the hiring of service coordinators, and provided for education, job training and placement, and computer and financial literacy. View article

 

 

 

 

December 14, 2012 The LHA Seeks partnership with Community Teamwork, Inc., to provide housing for homeless veterans View article
     
March 4, 2015 Robert McMahon takes Housing Authority seat for a second term View article
     
March 30, 2015 The LHA hosts a Wellness fair at the Mercier Center in partnership with the Lowell Community Health Center View article
     
June 5, 2015 The National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) recognizes the LHA for two successful projects View article
     
March 5, 2016 HUD gives LHA high marks for 2nd year in a row View article

 

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