Pursuant to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requirements under definition of “Substantial Deviation” and “Significant Amendment or Modification” Final Rule 903.7(r)(2), the East Chicago Housing Authority (ECHA) has amended its 2020 Annual and 5-Year Plan. This amendment represents a “Significant Amendment or Modification” to the Admissions and Continued Occupancy Policy (ACOP). This amendment to the ACOP incorporates changes for years 2017, 2018 and 2019. The ACOP Plan amendments are available to the public for a review and comment period, beginning July 17, 2020 through September 14, 2020, from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m., Monday thru Friday, at the East Chicago Housing Authority’s main office at 4444 Railroad Ave., East Chicago, IN, 46312. All interested parties are invited to review the documents by appointment. Please call 219-397-9974 x135 to set up Appointment. Any comments concerning the amendment to the Plan must be in writing and submitted to the above address by 2:00 p.m., September 14, 2020.
A Public Hearing regarding the planned changes/amendments of the 2020 Annual and 5-Year Plan Amendment to the ACOP is scheduled for 3:00 p.m., Thursday, September 17, 2020, at the Conference Room of ECHA Administrative Office, 4444 Railroad Ave., East Chicago, IN. If you have any questions, contact Rita De La Rosa at 397-9974, ex. 135.