DETCOG Regional Housing Authority Draft Annual Plan Now Available

May 3, 2021 - A draft copy of the Deep East Texas Council of Governments Regional Housing Authority Annual Plan for its 2021-2022 U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8 Rental Assistance) is now available for review and comment. This plan contains goals and strategies to promote adequate and affordable housing for low-income families in the Deep East Texas region. Input and support are solicited from all communities.

A virtual public meeting on the plan will be held at 10:00am on Thursday, June 10, 2021, via the GoToMeeting platform (information available at www.dethousing.org). Public comment period on the plan will close on June 10, 2021.

The Board of Directors Executive Committee for the Deep East Texas Council of Governments will meet on Friday, June 25, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at the Pitzer-Garrison Civic Center, 601 N 2nd St, Lufkin, TX 75901 to consider approval of the Deep East Texas Regional Housing Authority Annual Plan – Financial Year Beginning (FYB) October 1, 2021 - submission for the Housing Choice Voucher Program.

A draft copy of the Annual Plan for FYB October 1, 2021 will be posted on DETCOG’s website at www.detcog.gov and http://www.dethousing.org, Monday-Friday from April 23, 2021 – June 10, 2021.  To request a mailed copy of the draft plans, contact DETCOG Regional Housing Authority by phone at (936) 238-7771 or by email at housing@detcog.org.