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Emergency Housing Vouchers Available

The Louisville Metro Housing Authority (LMHA) has been awarded 129 Emergency Housing Vouchers (EHV) from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

To be eligible for an EHV, an individual or family must meet one of the following four eligibility categories:

  • Experiencing homelessness;
  • At risk of experiencing homelessness;
  • Recently homeless and for whom providing rental assistance will prevent the family’s homelessness or having high risk of housing instability; or
  • Fleeing, or attempting to flee, domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, stalking, or human trafficking.

Please click here for the definitions of homeless and at-risk of homelessness

The availability of EHVs is managed through a direct referral process. Families who believe they may be eligible for EHV assistance should contact:

Family Health Centers Common Assessment Team
1300 S. 4th St., Suite 200, Louisville, KY 40208
Phone: (502) 637-2080
Mon - Fri, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Common Assessment is a program to identify the housing and service needs of homeless individuals. Common Assessment is not a housing program but may be able to help connect you to resources and agencies that might best serve your needs. You will complete a short survey about your homelessness, health, and other needs.

LMHA Board Meeting - September 21, 2021
Members of the Board of Commissioners of the Louisville Metro Housing Authority [LMHA] are hereby notified of a regular meeting to be held via video teleconference at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 21, 2021. Based on the current State of Emergency in the Commonwealth of Kentucky, LMHA will not supply a physical meeting room for public attendance of the meeting. Members of the public are encouraged to observe the meeting via the Zoom video conference link at: https://www.zoom.us/.  Click on "Join a Meeting" and enter Meeting ID#: 899 6871 4629 Passcode: 563879
For Additional Info - Click Here
Louisville Metro Housing Authority, Louisville Free Public Library promote literacy as part of Book Rich Environments giveaway
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NOTICE OF CALL OF SPECIAL MEETING

Strategic Planning Committee Update

The Louisville Metro Housing Authority will hold a Strategic Planning Committee meeting in the boardroom at 420 South Eighth Street, Louisville, Kentucky 40203 and via Zoom video teleconference at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 22, 2021.

Members of the public are encouraged to attend the meeting in-person at 420 South Eighth Street, Louisville, Kentucky 40203 or via Zoom video teleconference at the following link: http://www.zoom.us/, Meeting ID: 898 3871 0924, Passcode: 983631. If this link does not connect you, please go to our website for an alternate link at www.lmha1.org/.

Discussion Matters Include:

A. Complete any open items

B. Strategic Plan Goal 8: Board Leadership Development

Message From Manfred Reid
A letter from LMHA's Board Chair and former Beecher Terrace resident, Mr. Manfred Reid - Click Here
Employment Postings
McCormack Baron Salazar (MBS) Current Employment Listing for Beecher Terrace - Click Here
2020 CENSUS BUREAU INFORMATION
For additional information and employment opportunities regarding the upcoming 2020 Census, please click on the links below.

1. Be a Census Taker 
2. Be a Census Taker2
3. U.S. Census Bureau Employment Opportunities
4. Job Titles & Descriptions
Sheppard Square Housing Application Process
For more information about the Sheppard Square housing application process, please call the Leasing Office at (502) 561-0078 or visit the Leasing Office in person at 526 East Lampton Street, Louisville, KY, 40203.
Russell Choice Neighborhood Initiative
For information regarding the Russell Choice Neighborhoods Initiative, please click the Hope VI/Choice menu item at the top of the page. You can also access this information by Clicking Here.
LMHA Public Hearing and Public Comment Period
Louisville Metro Housing Authority (LMHA) – Public Hearing & Public Comment Period for: 1) Submission of FY2022 Moving to Work (MTW) Annual Plan; 2) Changes to Public Housing (PH) Admissions & Continued Occupancy Policy; and 3) Changes to Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program Administrative Plan. There will be a public hearing to discuss the topics listed above on March 24, 2021 at 6:00 PM. Based on the current State of Emergency in the Commonwealth of Kentucky, LMHA will not supply a physical meeting room. Members of the public are encouraged to participate via Zoom at https://www.zoom.us/; click on "Join a Meeting"; and enter Meeting ID#998 0576 5484 Passcode: 191561. Draft documents will be available for review and public comment from March 11, 2021 through April 10, 2021 on LMHA’s website (www.lmha1.org). Documents can also be sent via postal mail or emailed upon request. Written comments may be mailed to the Housing Authority’s main office or emailed to rico-storey@lmha1.org. Accommodations for disabled or non-English speaking persons will be made available upon advance request. For additional information or for Zoom link, call (502)569-4471. TDD: (502)587-0831.

Documents for Review - Click Here
Public Hearing and Comment Period
The Louisville Metro Housing Authority will hold a public hearing to discuss a proposed amendment to its FY 2022 Moving to Work (MTW) Annual Plan on Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at 6:00 PM via Zoom (https://www.zoom.us); click on "Join a Meeting" and enter Meeting ID# 820 6246 4553 and Passcode 966280. Additional accommodations for persons with disabilities or for those needing interpretation in other languages will be made available upon advance request.

These documents will be available for review and public comment from August 22, 2021 through September 20, 2021 on this website; at the Housing Authority's Central Office (420 S. 8th St.); Section 8 Office (600 S. 7th St.); public housing management offices; or by mail as requested.

Comments should be emailed to Sarah Galloway (galloway@lmha1.org); or mailed to her attention at 420 S. 8th. St., Louisville, KY 40203.

To review the draft FY 2022 MTW Annual Plan amendment - CLICK HERE.

Amended language can be found on pages 11-12.
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