HUD to Establish Expedited Process for Review of PHA Relief Requests in Disaster Areas

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 9:00am

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will publish a notification in Thursday’s Federal Register to establish an expedited process for the review of requests for relief from HUD Section 8 and public housing requirements by public housing agencies located in counties that are included in presidentially declared major disaster declarations in calendar years 2020 and 2021. The notice identifies waivers and flexibilities that are available to PHAs on an expedited basis following major disaster declarations.The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will publish a notification in Thursday’s Federal Register to establish an expedited process for the review of requests for relief from HUD Section 8 and public housing requirements by public housing agencies located in counties that are included in presidentially declared major disaster declarations in calendar years 2020 and 2021. The notice identifies waivers and flexibilities that are available to PHAs on an expedited basis following major disaster declarations.