Category Archives: Housing

Arlington Housing Authority Receives NAHRO Award

The Arlington Housing Authority (AHA) keeps bringing in the awards. AHA was recently recognized by the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) for developing and creatively implementing an innovative program that addressed the impact of foreclosures on the community. AHA Executive Director David Zappasodi and Curtis Boozer, Vice…

Arlington Housing Authority Wins Regional Awards, National Awards of Merit

The Arlington Housing Authority (AHA) has plenty to be proud of these days.  The department won three Southwest National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (SW NAHRO) awards this summer, including the prestigious Charles L. Farris Award. David Zappasodi, AHA executive director, was presented the Farris Award at the SW NAHRO…

Community Meeting Provides Feedback

Sixty-two area residents attended a community meeting on Jan. 31 to discuss the High Oak Terrace project. The High Oak Terrace Apartments, built in 1970 to provide housing to low-income residents, became a magnet for drugs, prostitution, and other crime. With the help of federal grant funding, the apartments were demolished…