U.S. Dept. of Labor Awards Evansville YouthBuild $1.1M Grant

Evansville, Indiana – YouthBuild, an Evansville, Indiana program of Advantix Development Corporation, received a $1.1 million award from the Employment and Training Administration of the U.S. Department of Labor. In YouthBuild programs, low-income young people ages 16-24 work toward their GED or high school diploma while learning job skills through building affordable housing for homeless Read More »

RAD Renovations

Evansville Housing Authority preparing for refurbishment of public housing by Sean Adams – Evansville Business Magazine / photos provided by axiom Evansville Housing Authority’s public housing is getting a much-needed facelift thanks to its acceptance into U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) newest assistance program. HUD’s Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) program combines assistance Read More »

Groundbreaking Marks Transformation of EHA Public Housing Apartments

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – At a symbolic groundbreaking on Wednesday, the Evansville Housing Authority (EHA), Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and other officials kicked off the $18.2 million Phase 1 refurbishment of public housing apartments under a new HUD program known as RAD (Rental Assistance Demonstration Project). Evansville is one of the first cities Read More »

EHA Finalizing Public Housing Conversion to Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) Program

EVANSVILLE, Ind. ~ The Evansville Housing Authority (EHA) is scheduled to sign documents on March 31 that will finalize Phase 1 of EHA’s conversion to a new business model for operating and funding its public housing properties. The new business model, called the Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) program, will create a public/private partnership that is Read More »