The mission of the Housing Authority of the City of Fort Wayne is to provide good quality, affordable housing and superior services to eligible members of the Fort Wayne community and to maintain an atmosphere which encourages self-sufficiency.
In 1937, the Indiana General Assembly adopted enabling legislation giving local government authority to participate in federal low-rent housing programs.
Subsequently, on the 8th day of February 1938, the Common Council of the City of Fort Wayne, Indiana, passed a resolution creating the Housing Authority of the City of Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Fort Wayne, IN, October 1, 2015 – The Fort Wayne Housing Board of Commissioners is grateful for the many years of service Mr. Maynard Scales has provided FWHA and would like to wish him well as he steps down as Executive Director in mid-October.
Fort Wayne Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher Program Temporarily Closing for Administrative Purposes
Fort Wayne – September 16, 2015
The Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8) will be closed to the public the week of September 28 - October 2, 2015. The offices will be closed so that staff can complete administrative paperwork. Normal business hours will resume on Monday, October 5, 2015.
As of Monday, August 3, 2015, the Fort Wayne Housing Authority has reopened the Public Housing Two Bedroom Waiting List.
Fort Wayne, IN, April 23, 2015 – The Fort Wayne Housing Authority is honored to announce its most recent national recognitions. On April 16, 2015, at the NAHRO North Central Region Committee (NCRC) annual conference, the Fort Wayne Housing Authority was awarded the NCRC Housing Achievement Award for Affordable Housing Program of the Year
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