PUBLIC NOTICE HERNANDO COUNTY
HOUSING AUTHORITY TO OPEN
HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER
(SECTION 8) WAITING LIST.
The Hernando County Housing Authority will be accepting applications online for its Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) waiting list beginning at 8:00 A.M. Eastern Standard Time on Monday October 2, 2023, until 11:59 P.M. Eastern Standard Time on Wednesday October 4, 2023.
Applications must be submitted online at www.waitlistcheck.com/FL1555 only during this time.
Time and date of receipt of the application on-line has no bearing on whether an application will be selected for the waiting list. There is no need or advantage to applying immediately after the list opens. The Hernando County Housing Authority will conduct a lottery of all eligible applications for 500 positions on the waiting list for the Housing Choice Voucher program.
The Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance program helps very low-income households with rent payments.
To qualify, annual gross household income cannot exceed the following.
1 Person…………………. $30,450
2 Person…………………. $34,800
3 Person…………………. $39,150
4 Person…………………. $43,450
5 Person…………………. $46,950
6 Person…………………. $50,450
All applicants will be screened for previous violent criminal activity and/or illegal drug activity.
Preferences will be given for currently living and/or working in Hernando County, Elderly, Veterans, and Disabled households.
Apply on-line at www.waitlistcheck.com/FL1555
From 8:00 A.M. on Monday October 2, 2023
Until 11:59 P.M. on Wednesday
October 4, 2023.
Applications will not be available in the Hernando County Housing Authority office and fax request will not be accepted. Applicants may use any computer, tablet, or smart phone with internet access to apply, including free computers at public libraries. Those without internet access may submit a written request to the Housing Authority for a paper application in advance of the opening of the list. The request must explain why they are unable to use the online application. Completed paper applications must be mailed back to the Housing Authority on or before the date the list closes to be accepted.
Equal Housing Opportunity
The Hernando County Housing Authority does not discriminate based on disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. Upon request, reasonable accommodations will be provided to allow individuals with disabilities to participate in all the Housing Authority services, programs, and activities. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons with disabilities needing a special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact Terri M. Beverly, Hernando County Housing Authority Executive Director, 621 West Jefferson Street, Brooksville, Florida 34601. Telephone 352-754-4160. If hearing impaired, please call 1-800-676-3777 for assistance.
Published: September 1, 2023