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Housing Alliance Job Opening: Communications & Policy Associate

Share List ABOUT THE HOUSING ALLIANCE: The Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania is a statewide coalition working to provide leadership and a common voice for policies, practices, and resources to ensure that all Pennsylvanians, especially those with low incomes, have access to safe, decent, and affordable homes. The Housing Alliance’s agenda includes initiatives on housing development…

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February 2019 Legislative Briefing

Share List Housing Alliance Legislative Briefing: Wednesday, February 20th Federal: We’ll discuss the latest news on the budget process and updates on relevant bills on homelessness, housing, and community development. State: Hear big updates on the State Housing Tax Credit legislation and how to advocate with us for this new resource, as well as a preview of other housing…

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New Blight Tool Under Act 33: Designating a Redevelopment Authority to Act as a Land Bank

Share List Act 33 of 2018 authorizes certain counties and municipalities to designate their redevelopment authorities to act as their land banks.  Join us for a “how to” discussion on using this new tool to repurpose vacant, abandoned and tax delinquent properties.  Learn about who’s eligible, what’s required, who’s already using the tool, and how…

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Eviction & Homeless Prevention as a Critical Component of Community Preservation & Housing Equity for Low Income Renters

Share List Eviction & Homeless Prevention as a Critical Component of Community Preservation & Housing Equity for Low Income Renters Housing preservation for low income renters who are at risk for eviction and homelessness is at the heart of achieving equitable housing in Philadelphia’s housing marketplace. The National Housing Preservation database indicates that close to…

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Governor Wolf Announces New Grant to Combat Opioid Epidemic with a Focus on Housing

Share List PHAN & Housing Alliance of PA’s Joint Statement on Pennsylvania’s Plans for Implementation of SAMHSA Grant to Combat Opioid Epidemic HARRISBURG, PA – Today, Governor Wolf released detailed plans for Pennsylvania’s implementation of the $55.9 million federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) grant secured last week for the state’s response to the…

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Taking Control of your Pest Control: Exclude the Pests, Protect the People, Preserve the Budget

Share List Could your pest control program work better?  As with any agreement for services, with Pest Management contracts you get only what you ask for.  Educating yourself about pests and their control measures can help you to: Identify what you want from your Pest Management Professional (PMP) Be specific in your requests Receive better…

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