HUD awarded the 2020 ACHP/HUD Secretary’s Award for Excellence in Historic Preservation, Chicago Housing Authority provides free winter coats to 7,500 children, North Carolina governor signed executive order to strengthen eviction prevention, and more.
HUD awarded the 2020 ACHP/HUD Secretary’s Award for Excellence in Historic Preservation to Historic Ashe Hospital in Jefferson, North Carolina
This award is presented to developers, organizations, or agencies for their work on historic preservation in affordable housing buildings. The winner, Historic Ashe Hospital, has 46 apartments for low-income senior citizens and people with disabilities. It also houses a library, computer room, and three meeting rooms that are available to the community. Read more
Chicago Housing Authority partnered with Operation Warm to provide 7,500 children with free winter coats
For the past 13 years, CHA distributed new coats to children in Chicago's public housing. CHA implemented changes to this year's pick up system to comply with COVID regulations for the 3,000 families who signed up for the program. Read more