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logo.png(ARHA or the “Authority”) is a public agency established under the Housing Authority Law, Chapter 1, Title 36 of the Code of Virginia of 1938. It’s primary mission is to provide sanitary and safe dwelling accommodations to persons of low income at rents they can afford. Low income is defined by federal, state and local regulations for programs administered by ARHA.

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Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 13:47

3 June 2015

By Magana J. Kabugi

ALEXANDRIA, VA--In the final weeks before the June 9 Democratic primary, Alexandrians are faced with the choice of re-electing fourth-term Mayor William Euille or... Read more

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 13:46

13 June 2015

This Friday June 19th will mark the kick off of our 1st Annual Father Daughter & Son Dance at the Charles Houston Recreation Center located at 901 Wythe St. Alexandria, VA. This event is made possible in partnership with... Read more

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 13:44

1 July 2015

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 13:38

By Bart Barnes for the Washington Post, June 9, 2015

Albert Melvin Miller, a lawyer with the Department of Housing and Urban Development and an Alexandria, Va., civic... Read more

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