Action Dates

NVAHA Advisory Committee Meeting

The July meeting of the Northern Virginia Affordable Housing Alliance Advisory Committee will take place at the offices of AHC, Inc in Arlington, VA. The Advisory Committee meets from 9:30 – 11 AM. For more information contact info@nvaha.org

Housing Day in Richmond

Join housing advocates from across the state for Housing Day in Richmond on Thursday, February 11. A full day of events, including meetings with legislators in the General Assembly, are planned, and strong support is needed for the Governor’s budget allocation of $10 million for the State Housing Trust Fund! To register for the Housing

Lee Highway Visioning

Outcomes from the Fall Lee Highway Community Visioning Charrette have been compiled into a Draft Community Vision. Everyone is invited to attend a presentation of the draft, ask questions and provide feedback at a community meeting on February 6, 10 a.m. at Yorktown High School.

VA General Assembly Convenes

We’ll be watching to see if the Governor’s line item of $10 million for the Housing Trust Fund (HTF) in the FY17-18 budget is preserved. We’ll also follow legislation that will be introduced to provide a dedicated source of revenue for the HTF during this 60 day session. You can follow all the action here.

Ramsey Homes Hearing

The Alexandria City Council will hold a public hearing on the appeal of a ruling by the city’s Board of Architectural Review (BAR) that denied permission to demolish Ramsey Homes, 15 units of affordable housing owned by the Alexandria Redevelopment and Housing Authority (ARHA). ARHA states that the buildings suffer from deferred maintenance and the

Arlington Affordable Housing Master Plan

Arlington’s Affordable Housing Master Plan and the Implementation Framework, which have been three years in the making, are scheduled for a County Board vote on September 19th. 13,500 affordable housing units were lost between 2000-2013, and the County faces a shortfall of 7,500 homes for their current low income population. This plan sets goals and

VHC Regional Housing Forum

Plan to attend the Virginia Housing Coalition’s (VHC) Regional Housing Forum on Monday, Sept 28, 10 AM – 12 noon, at the offices of AHC, Inc. (the Frederick Community Conference room), located at 2230 N. Fairfax Drive, Arlington. This is VHC’s annual regional meeting to hear about housing issues of concern for NoVA. Input from