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3.17.20
In order to protect the health and safety of our staff and our communities during the COVID-19 pandemic, our Washington, D.C. offices have closed and all CLPHA staff will be teleworking for the foreseeable future.  While we are teleworking the best way to reach CLPHA staff is via email...
3.16.20 CLPHA Member Update
A new FAQ from HUD's Office of Public and Indian Housing reviews commonly asked questions from PHAs about the ongoing COVID-19 public health crisis and includes the Public Housing, Housing Choice Voucher (including the Project Based Voucher Program) and Native American Programs. The FAQ covers...
3.13.20 CLPHA Advocacy, CLPHA Member Update
On March 12, CLPHA hosted a conference call featuring guests from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to discuss ways PHAs can prepare for, and respond to, potential COVID-19 outbreaks in their communities, including examples from member PHAs facing more advanced local situations....
3.13.20 CLPHA Member Update
From REAC: Until further notice, the Real Estate Assessment Center (REAC) is postponing all property inspections on all Public-housing, Multi-family and Servicing Mortgagee properties.
3.12.20 CLPHA Member Update
On March 11, HUD Secretary Ben Carson appeared before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies (THUD) to defend the Administration’s FY 2021 budget proposal for the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Echoing his...
3.12.20 CLPHA Member Update, CLPHA Advocacy
As part of our legislative response to COVID-19, CLPHA is seeking input on what forms of relief would be most beneficial to PHAs as they respond to the virus. Forms of relief might include, but are not limited to, suspension of REAC inspections, extension of reporting requirement deadlines,...
3.11.20 CLPHA Member Update
Out of an abundance of caution during the COVID-19 public health crisis, CLPHA made the decision today to cancel our Spring Membership Meeting and planned events for March 18-20 in Washington, DC. Meeting registrants were notified earlier this afternoon about the cancellations. If you were planning...
3.9.20 CLPHA Member Update
On January 13, HUD published a proposed AFFH rule that includes major changes to AFFH, including the definition of AFFH, requirements for certifying AFFH compliance, and the process used by HUD to evaluate compliance. For additional background, please see this summary of the AFFH rule from Reno...
3.9.20 CLPHA Member Update
On March 4, 2020, Secretary Ben Carson appeared before the House of Representatives Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies (THUD) of the Committee on Appropriations to defend the Administration’s fiscal year 2021 (FY21) budget proposal for the Department...
3.9.20 CLPHA Advocacy
CLPHA Members – PIH is planning to put together and distribute an FAQ for PHA executive directors and residents regarding COVID-19.They have asked CLPHA to share PHAs' questions. Please submit your questions to CLPHA Sr. Research and Policy Analyst Emily Warren at ewarren@clpha.org...

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