About Public Housing Authorites
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There are 142 Public Housing Authorities (PHAs) in the State of Nebraska building viable communities through the following programs:
7,700 Public Housing Units
9,653 Section 8 Rental Assistance
698 Section 8 Mod Rehabilitation
285 Section 8 New Construction
1,107 Rural Economic & Community Development
Elderly, Handicapped, and Disabled Individuals
Families in Crisis
Modernization and Capital Improvement Programs ($63,840,406 since 1990)
Public Housing New Development (961 units totaling $70,662,676 since 1990)
Section 8 Rental Assistance payments to local landlords since the early 1980s:
PHAs provide rental assistance to low-income families by providing the difference between the tenant's annual income and the fair market rents, as determined by HUD.
Since program inception, HUD has provided $481,991,119 in budget authority to 29 housing authorities.
Section 8 Moderate Rehabilitation Program has provided $53,671,797 in budget authority to 4 housing authorities.
Section 8 New Construction Program has provided $16,576,915 in budget authority to 4 housing authorities