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Chrinesse Mpunga Receives the Academic Excellence Award for Legal Studies

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John E. Horan Memorial Scholarship recipient Chrinesse Mpunga was the recipient of the Gannon University Academic Excellence Award for Legal Studies. The award is presented to a student for superior academic performance in their major, and for contributions to their department or field of study through curricular or co-curricular activities. Legal Studies Program chairpersons and […]

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Paid Summer Internships for College Students who live in Public Housing or Section 8

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Information: The Housing Authority is offering full-time paid summer internships ($13.00 per hour) to full-time students in a fully accredited college including the Erie Community College. Job sites will include Housing Authority offices, recreation programs and maintenance department. For more information call Cherie Kinem at the Housing Authority Administration office, 814-452-2425. Please review the attached […]

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Holiday Spirit

Holiday Spirit

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Sargent Tom Covatto of the Housing Authority Community Oriented Probation Program (C.O.P.P.S.) presents Abizandra Burgos a resident of the John E. Horan Garden Apartments with a plaque recognizing her being awarded a $6,000 College Scholarship from the Housing Authority Insurance Organization. This is the 2nd year Ms. Burgos has received the award. The presentation was […]

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Housing Authority is proud to present it’s 2022 HACE It’s About People and It’s About Family Calendar.

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The Housing Authority of the City of Erie is distributing it’s 2022 Annual Calendar with this year’s theme of It’s About Family – It’s About People. Each month highlights different activities and programs provided to public housing residents. The calendar emphasizes the importance of program partners who buy into the HACE Mission of It’s About […]

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Housing Authority Makes Payment In Lieu of Taxes (PILOT) Payment to the City of Erie, Erie County, and the Erie School District

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The Housing Authority Board approved the three payments on November 22. December is the month in which PILOT checks are traditionally distributed. The total of these 2021 PILOT payments is $481,126.13 which is the highest amount ever paid by the Housing Authority to the three local taxing bodies.  The amount payable to the City of Erie is $183,723.63 […]

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Spoon’s Summer Basketball League Recognizes the Housing Authority’s 31 Years of Support

Spoon’s Summer Basketball League Recognizes the Housing Authority’s 31 Years of Support

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Mel Witherspoon the Founder/Commissioner of Spoon’s Summer Basketball League presented Housing Authority of the City of Erie Executive Director Michael Fraley with a plaque recognizing the Housing Authority’s 31 years of support. Mel Witherspoon and his group of loyal volunteers provide summer basketball programs for youth ages 6 to 18 throughout the City of Erie. […]

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Annual Garden Contest

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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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