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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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ROY PRIEST TO STEP DOWN AS CEO OF ARHA

The Alexandria Redevelopment & Housing Authority (ARHA) Board of Commissioners announced today that Roy Priest, CEO, for the past nine years, has decided to step down from... Read more

August 2, 2016,  6:00 p.m.

National Night Out.

June 25, 2016, 12 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Location: Courtyard of Hopkins-Tancil

Annual event to celebrate the anniversary of the Ruby Tucker Center and the legacy of an Alexandria legend.

August 6, 2016, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Youth Arts Festival

Mt. Vernon Recreation Center,

2701 Commonwealth Avenue

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