Housing Authority of the City of Erie
Housing Authority of the City of Erie

It's About People

It's not just about housing, mortar, and bricks. It's about education, jobs, recreation, health, and a whole host of services we provide for our residents. It’s about people.

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ReLeaf

Housing Authority Partners with ReLeaf to Plant Hundreds of Trees in HACE Neighborhoods

In an ongoing project with the Housing Authority of the City of Erie and First Energy, LEAF has been busy this fall planting on numerous HACE campuses with volunteers from First Energy, Mercyhurst College students, and ReLeaf volunteers and representatives.

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2022 Agency Plan

A draft copy of the 2022 Agency Plan is now available for a 45-day comment period where any citizen of the City of Erie can send comments concerning the plan to HACE Administrative offices located at 606 Holland Street.

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HACE Community Oriented Police and Probation Services Program (C.O.P.P.S.)

The C.O.P.P.S. Program is an over 20-year partnership with the City of Erie and Erie County Government to bring community focused police and probation services to HACE residents.

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Annual Garden Contest

HACE staff chose the winners of our Annual Garden Contest. Over 50 residents had beautiful gardens that were considered in this year’s contest. Winners were chosen from both Flower and Vegetable Gardens categories. Each winner will receive a $50 Visa gift card.

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What Home Means to Me Calendar Contest Winner

The Pennsylvania Association of Housing and Redevelopment Agencies choose 9 year old John E. Horan Garden Apartments resident Zanyiah Kirkland as its First Place Winner and its representative in the Middle Atlantic Regional Council of National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials What Home Means To Me Regional Calendar Contest.

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The Housing Authority of the City of Erie (HACE) exists to provide safe, decent, and affordable housing for lower-income families, elderly and persons with disabilities; and to foster among the residents we serve economic self-sufficiency, and a sense of community and pride in the neighborhoods where they reside.

It’s not just about housing, mortar, and bricks. It’s about education, jobs, recreation, health, and a whole host of services we provide for our residents. It’s about people.

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Erie County Emergency Rental Assistance Program

Erie County Department of Human Services has announced the Rental Assistance Program.

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Housing Opportunities

HACE Rental Properties

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Housing Choice Voucher Apartments

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Are You Eligible for Housing?

It's easy to find out and easy to apply.

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Housing Authority Partners with ReLeaf to Plant Hundreds of Trees in HACE Neighborhoods

In an ongoing project with the Housing Authority of the City of Erie (HACE) and First Energy, LEAF has been busy this fall planting on numerous HACE campuses with volunteers from First Energy, Mercyhurst College students, and ReLeaf volunteers and representatives. ReLeaf is dedicated to reforesting ares of Erie that need more trees to improve […]

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Intro Image

Annual Garden Contest

HACE staff chose the winners of our Annual Garden Contest. Over 50 residents had beautiful gardens that were considered in this year’s contest. Winners were chosen from both Flower and Vegetable Gardens categories. Each winner will receive a $50 Visa gift card. In the Flower Garden Contest three winners were chosen. They were Erie Heights […]

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Housing Authority of the City of Erie (HACE) Community Oriented Police and Probation Services Program (C.O.P.P.S.)

The C.O.P.P.S. Program is an over 20-year partnership with the City of Erie and Erie County Government to bring community focused police and probation services to HACE residents. This partnership has resulted in a dramatic decrease in crime in HACE neighborhoods and provided a real sense that the members of the C.O.P.P.S. Program have a […]

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What Home Means to Me Calendar Contest Winner

The Pennsylvania Association of Housing and Redevelopment Agencies choose 9 year old John E. Horan Garden Apartments resident Zanyiah Kirkland as its First Place Winner and its representative in the Middle Atlantic Regional Council of National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials What Home Means To Me Regional Calendar Contest. If Zanyiah wins at the […]

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