2751 Fifth Street
P.O. Box 231,
Berwick, La. 70342

Office: (985) 385-1546    
Fax: (985) 385-5840

8:00am - 4pm
Closed 12pm - 1pm

PUBLIC HEARING

CAPITAL FUND PLAN AND AMENDED AGENCY PLAN

AMENDED ADMISSIONS AND CONTINUED OCCUPANCY POLICY

BERWICK HOUSING AUTHORITY

The Berwick Housing Authority will conduct a Public Hearing at 2:00 P.M. on Wednesday April 3, 2019, at the Community Room in the Office of the Housing Authority, 2751 Fifth St, Berwick LA, 70342.  The purpose of the hearing is to obtain citizen comment on the following subjects:

* The Housing Authority’s Capital Fund Program (CFP) Annual Statement for 2019; and the CFP 5-Year Action Plan for 2019-2023;

*  Amendment of the Admissions and Continued Occupancy Policy and other items to comply with new HUD requirements;

All of which the Housing Authority has formulated in compliance with HUD requirements. 

This is a 45 day notice with opportunity to present public comments regarding these subjects.

The Annual Agency Plan, Capital Fund Plan, and Amended Admissions and Occupancy Policy are available for review at the Housing Authority Office at 2751 Fifth St, Berwick LA, 70342.

Those citizens unable to attend this hearing may submit their views in writing to:

            Berwick Housing Authority

            2751 Fifth St

            P O Box 231

            Berwick LA, 70342

Accommodations will be made for disabled and non‑English speaking individuals needing assistance, provided that the Housing Authority receives a three-day notice by calling the office at 985/385-1546.

Clarence Robinson, Jr., Exec Director

Publish Date:  February 18, 2019

IF YOU SUSPECT THE MISAPPROPRIATION (THEFT), FRAUD, WASTE OF ABUSE OF PUBLIC FUNDS BY ANYONE PLEASE CONTACT THE LOUISIANA LEGISLATIVE AUDITOR HOTLINE.  PLEASE SEE LINK BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION.

Fraud NoticeEnglish.pdf

 

PUBLIC NOTICE of Public Hearing

2018 ANNUAL AGENCY PLAN

AMENDED ADMISSIONS AND CONTINUED OCCUPANCY POLICY

BERWICK HOUSING AUTHORITY

The Berwick Housing Authority will conduct a Public Hearing at 2:00 PM on Thursday, October 12, 2017 at the Community Room in the Office of the Housing Authority, 2751 Fifth Street, P.O. Box 231, Berwick, LA, 70342.  The purpose of the hearing is to obtain citizen input on the following subjects:

*The Housing Authority's Annual Agency Plan for 2018

*Amendment of the Admissions and Continued Occupancy Policy:

The 2018 Annual Agency Plan and Amended Admissions and Occupancy Policy are available for review at the Housing Authority Office at 2751 Fifth St., Berwick, LA 70342.

Those citizens unable to attend this hearing may submit their views in writing to:

Berwick Housing Authority, 2751 Fifth St., P.O. Box 231, Berwick, LA 70342

Accommodations will be made for disabled and non-English Speaking individuals needing assistance, provided that the Housing Authority receives a three-day notice by calling the office at 985-385-1546.

Clarence Robinson, Exec Director

Date:  August 28, 2017

 

 

 

 

BERWICK HOUSING AUTHORITY IS GOING SMOKE-FREE

TIMELINE:

February 23, 2017-Smoke-Free Housing Meeting for residents

February 23, 2017-April 10, 2017-45 day comment period

April 18, 2017-Smoke-Free Policy & Addendum presented to the Board of Commissioners for approval

June 16, 2017-60 day notice sent to all residents

July 1, 2017-Effective Date for all new leases

August 1, 2017-New leases effective for existing residentswith effective recertification date of Aug. 1, 2017 & later

July 30, 2018-Deadline for full compliance

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