News

Peduto strikes deal to save affordable housing at Crawford Square

Mayor Bill Peduto has reached a deal to keep affordable housing units at Crawford Square, one of the city’s most celebrated residential developments, after a potential sale put them in jeopardy.
News Categories: 

DHS settles lawsuit over delayed treatment of mentally ill defendants

Pennsylvania has agreed to make sweeping changes in the delivery of mental health services to mentally ill persons facing criminal charges.
News Categories: 

Pottsville city administrator offers tips on blight to boroughs association

While speaking to 15 members of the Schuylkill County Boroughs Association on Monday night, Thomas A. Palamar, Pottsville city administrator, described tools the city had in place to support its blight abatement program, and ones he wished the city had on hand.
News Categories: 

USDA Announces Interest Rates for SFH Direct Programs

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced the interest rates for Single-Family Housing Direct Programs.
News Categories: 

Pa. counties to state: Get a budget

A timely state budget and restored funding for human services top the priority list that leaders of Pennsylvania’s counties will take to the legislature in 2016.
News Categories: 

On the House: Foreclosures at lowest level in a decade

As of November, the number of started foreclosures reached its lowest level in 10 years.
News Categories: 
Issues: 

Student homelessness is on the rise in region

While student homelessness in the region may be on the rise over the last decade, school officials say they are getting better at identifying homeless children and providing them resources.
News Categories: 
Issues: 

PHFA Received 140 Intent to Submit 2016 Application & related materials

The Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency received 140 Intent to Submit an Application forms on Friday, January 8, 2016.
News Categories: 

Pages

Subscribe to News