The Housing Authority of Prince George's County is soliciting applications of interest from Housing Choice Voucher participants to become members of the Resident Advisory Board. The Resident Advisory Board will consist of representatives of public housing as well as Housing Choice Voucher participants. The public housing RAB members are elected by the public housing residents. The Executive Director will appoint up to six eligible Housing Choice Voucher participants to serve on the Resident Advisory Board for one year terms.
The Resident Advisory Board is a group of public housing resident and HCV program participants that will represent Housing Authority tenants and Housing Choice Voucher participant and their common needs before the Housing Authority; to express their ideas concerning general Housing Authority policy as well as the implementation of such policy; and to establish a source of communication between the individual Resident Councils
Housing Choice Voucher participants interested in participating as a member of the Resident Advisory Board must complete an application of interest and submit to the Executive Director byCOB February 28, 2017. The applicant must be at least 21 years of age and in compliance with program requirements. In other words there must not be any pending program terminations, lease violations, etc.
The applications are available on the Housing Authority’s website as well as the Central Office located at 9200 Basil Court, Largo Maryland 20774, Suite 500. Completed applications may be dropped off at 9200 Basil Court, Largo Maryland 20774, Suite 500. Individuals selected to serve on the Resident Advisory Board will be notified in writing by February 28, 2017.