Bloomington HRA to open Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list

Waiting list status:
Open ONLY on June 24 - 25, 2008

The Bloomington Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) will be taking requests for applications for their Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list by phone only, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 24 and Wednesday, June 25, 2008.

The HRA will conduct a lottery of all eligible applications for 1,500 positions on the waiting list. The Housing Choice Voucher Rent Assistance Program helps very low-income households with rent payments. To qualify, annual gross household income cannot exceed:

Number in household Income upper limit
1-person household $28,300
2-person household $32,350
3-person household $36,400
4-person household $40,450
5-person household $43,700
6-person household $46,900
7-person household $50,150
8-person household $53,400

All applicants will be screened for previous violent or illegal drug activity.

To request an application, call 952-563-8937.
(TTY line for hearing impaired only: 952-563-8740.)

  • Applications are available BY PHONE ONLY.
  • Applicants MUST call on June 24 - 25, 2008, between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
    • The phone lines may be very busy on those days. Keep trying.
  • Applications will NOT be available by visiting the office in person on these dates.
  • FAX requests will NOT be accepted.

More about the voucher program

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The Housing and Redevelopment Authority in and for the City of Bloomington (HRA) does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age or disability in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its services, programs, or activities. Upon request, accommodation will be provided to allow individuals with disabilities to participate in all HRA services, programs and activities.


For more information, contact:

Bloomington HRA
1800 West Old Shakopee Road, Bloomington, MN 55431-3027
PH: 952-563-8937, TTY: 952-563-8740


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