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Posted on: August 16, 2021

New Incentives to Encourage Landlord Participation in Housing Choice Voucher Program

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PORTLAND, Maine (August 11, 2021) – The Portland Housing Authority (PHA) today announced its participation in the Landlord Participation Incentive Program (LPIP), a new statewide incentive program for landlords aimed at increasing the availabilit...

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Posted on: November 17, 2021

Portland Housing Authority’s Solterra Named Smart Growth Award Winner

Cheryl Sessions and Jay Waterman holding a wooden award in the shape of the state of Maine

PORTLAND, Maine (November 10, 2021) – At its annual summit held virtually on Thursday, November 4, 2021, Grow Smart Maine  recognized the Portland Housing Authority’s Solterra as 2021 Outstanding Project.

Smart Growth Maine is...

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Posted on: November 17, 2021

Portland Housing Authority Mobilizes Emergency Housing Voucher Program

PORTLAND, Maine (November 3, 2021) – The Portland Housing Authority (PHA) is mobilizing resources to administer twenty-one newly received federal Emergency Housing Vouchers (EHV) to assist individuals and families in Portland who are homeless or at risk o...

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Sexual Harassment in Housing Initiative: Resources Available

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The Sexual Harassment in Housing Initiative seeks to combat sexual harassment in housing. We encourage you to take the lead in raising awareness in your communities and neighborhoods and spread the word. 

Remember, sexual harassment is illegal and...

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

Youth & Family Outreach and PHA Collaborate to Tackle “Twin Crises” of Housing & Childcare

From left to right: Michael Bourque, Annzarh Valentino, Camelia Babson-Haley, Cheryl Sessions

PORTLAND, Maine (September 8, 2021) – On Thursday, September 2, Youth & Family Outreach (YFO), the Portland Housing Authority (PHA) and distinguished guests gathered on the grounds of YFO to deliver an update on their partnership to develop ...

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