West Calumet (29-6): 346 units ranging from 1 - 5 bedrooms
                   

        Housing Manager                                                                                               
DeAngela Miller - PHA Manager                                                                                                         

Curtis Lewis - Intake Specialist
Yolanda Lopez - Intake Specialist

 


Applications, when available, for housing are taken on Mondays 9:00 am - 12:00 pm at 4920 Larkspur Drive (Main Office). Personís that are 50 years of age and older may obtain an application on Monday thru Friday 8:30 a.m. to 3:30p.m. for James Hunter & John B. Nicosia Senior Citizen Building. You must have a valid driverís license or a state I.D. to obtain an application. There is currently a waiting list for housing.

 

- Application ranking is based on needs standards set forth by HUD which include income, family size, military service etc. Preference is given to residence of East Chicago.   
- Rent is based on either 30% of a household's monthly income or a flat rate based on local fair-market rents.
- Residents who live in the 3, 4 or 5 bedroom units pay their own gas, electric, water and sewer bills, a monthly utility allowance is deducted from the gross rent formula. Residents who live in the  1 and 2    bedroom units ('D' buildings) pay no utilities.
- Residents are responsible for maintaining the exterior of their units. General lawn care service  is provided.

- Residents can participate in the Resident Organization and Community Watch Program.
- Off duty Police Officers are employed by the East Chicago Housing Authority for the Community policing at night.
- 24 hour emergency maintenance provides round-the-clock repair services.

 

 



Scattered Sites (29-2, 29-7, 29-9): 146 units ranging from 1 - 5 bedrooms
                                           

                                                 Housing Manager

                                           Cynthia T. Smith -PHA Manager


                                           Belinda Romo - Intake Specialist                            
 


 

Applications, when available, for housing are taken on Mondays 9:00 am - 12:00 pm at 4920 Larkspur Drive (Main Office). Person's that are 50 years of age and older may obtain an application on Monday thru Friday 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for James Hunter & John B. Nicosia Senior Citizen Building. You must have a valid driverís license or a state I.D. to obtain an application. There is currently a waiting list for housing.

 

- Application ranking is based on needs standards set forth by HUD which include income, family size, military service etc.        

Preference is given to residence of East Chicago.   
- Rent is based on either 30% of a household's monthly income or a flat rate based on local fair-market rents.
- Residents who live in the 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5 bedroom units pay their own gas, electric, water and sewer bills, a monthly utility allowance is deducted from the gross rent formula.
- Residents are responsible for maintaining the exterior of their units and are responsible for maintaining lawns adjacent to there units.

- Residents can participate in the Resident Organization and Community Watch Program.
- 24 hour emergency maintenance provides round-the-clock repair services.

 

 

                             

                                                                                                                                              

                                                                                                              Scattered Sites  29-2                               Scattered Sites 29-9

 

 

 

 

Hunter and Nicosia Senior Buildings (29-1, 29-5): 316 1-bedroom units



                                                              Housing Managers

                                            Cynthia T. Smith - Hunter Building PHA Manager   
                                            Clara Salinas - Nicosia Building PHA Manager 

 

Soraida Mojica - Intake Specialist - Nicosia Building                      Marcia Benyoun - Intake Specialist - Hunter Building
                              


 

Personís that are 50 years of age and older may obtain an application on Monday thru Friday 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for James Hunter & John B. Nicosia Senior Citizen Building. You must have a valid driverís license or a state I.D. to obtain an application. at 4920 Larkspur Drive (Main Office). There is currently a waiting list for housing.


- Senior, Disabled and Near Elderly(50 years or older).
- Application ranking is based on needs standards set forth by HUD which include income, family size, military service etc.               

- Preference is given to residence of East Chicago.            
- Rent is based on either 30% of a household's monthly income or a flat rate based on local fair-market rents.
- All utilities are included.
- Residents can participate in the Resident Organization and Community Watch Program.
- Laundry facilities and Vending Area for residents in the building.
- Hot Lunch served daily, excluding weekends and holidays.
- Residents can participate in Health Screenings (Blood Pressure & Diabetes).
- A Senior Service Coordinator is available for the residents to help them with their special needs.
- Arts and Crafts available.
- Newly remodeled Community Room
- Air Conditioned units.
- Patio/Barbeque grills.
- Gardening space available for residents.

- Direct link to 24-hour Security Center.

- Off duty Police Officers are employed by the East Chicago Housing Authority for the Community policing at night.
- 24 hour emergency maintenance provides round-the-clock repair services.
 

                                                                           

 James Hunter Senior Citizen Bldg.                          Dr. John B. Nicosia Senior Citizen Bldg.

                         (29-1)                                                                                           (29-5)