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

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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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PAHRA Announces Winners of 37th Annual Scholarship Awards

The Pennsylvania Association of Housing & Redevelopment Agencies (PAHRA) is pleased to announce the winners of our 37th Annual Scholarship Awards. PAHRA is proud to provide these scholarships as a positive economical and educational impact in helping to forge the foundations for brilliant futures ahead for these stellar students.

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Department of Housing and Urban Development Officials visit Housing Authority of the City of Erie

HUD Regional Administrator Matthew Heckles and Pittsburgh Field Office Director Michael Horvath visited Erie To meet with Housing Authority of the City of Erie Board Members and staff and to tour Housing Authority properties.

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HACE Announces the Retirement of Executive Director Michael R. Fraley

HACE announces the retirement of Executive Director Michael R. Fraley, marking the culmination of a remarkable 25-year tenure with the organization. Fraley's retirement, effective June 7, 2024, caps off a distinguished career spanning over three decades of service to the community.

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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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PAHRA Announces Winners of 37th Annual Scholarship Awards

PAHRA is pleased to announce the winners of our 37th Annual Scholarship Awards.  Follow these links to view our brief video or read more about our winners.  PAHRA is proud to provide these scholarships as a positive economical and educational impact in  helping to forge the foundations for brilliant futures ahead for these stellar students.   Paul G. Pecharko Memorial […]

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Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Wait List

The Housing Authority of the City of Erie Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Wait List will open for applications. Public notice is hereby given that the Housing Authority of the City of Erie, pursuant to Title 24 CFR 982.206, will open the waiting list for the tenant-based Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8), for very […]

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Department of Housing and Urban Development Officials visit Housing Authority of the City of Erie

HUD Regional Administrator Matthew Heckles and Pittsburgh Field Office Director Michael Horvath visited Erie To meet with Housing Authority of the City of Erie Board Members and staff and to tour Housing Authority properties. Part of their day was spent meeting with Mayor Schember and his administrative team. The HUD officials toured the John E. […]

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Housing Authority of the City of Erie Announces Retirement of Executive Director Michael R. Fraley after 25 Years of Dedicated Service

The Housing Authority of the City of Erie (HACE) announces the retirement of Executive Director Michael R. Fraley, marking the culmination of a remarkable 25-year tenure with the organization. Fraley’s retirement, effective June 7, 2024, caps off a distinguished career spanning over three decades of service to the community. The HACE Board of Commissioners expresses […]

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