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Section 8 Housing Program

The Village of Fairport has contracted with the Fairport Housing Authority (FHA) to administer this program, which is designed to promote adequate and affordable housing, economic opportunity and a suitable living environment without discrimination for tenants in eastern and southeastern Monroe County.

The program increased from 393 vouchers to 497 vouchers effective December 1, 2011 through the Section 8 Enhanced Voucher Program. The program territory encompasses the Town of Macedon within Wayne County and the eastern part of Monroe County, excluding the Town of Irondequoit and the City of Rochester. In addition, the program administers eigtheen project-based units. Ten are in the 21-unit Fairport Crosman Senior Apartments project located in the Village of Fairport and eight units are in Fairport Apartments located in the Town of Perinton.

Program participants are screened for eligibility through an application process and income documentation. If eligible, participants are placed on a waiting list and will be contacted when appropriate housing becomes available.

For more information, please contact:

Jennifer Floss
Section 8 Housing Director
585-421-3241 or jennifer@fairportny.com
     or
Sheila Stockslader
Section 8 Assistant Housing Director
585-421-3242 or sstockslader@fairportny.com

The program's goals include:

  • Preserve and increase the supply of affordable rental housing units
  • Increase housing choice and discourage the stratification of housing types
  • Promote social and economic diversification and integration
  • Maximize the impact of housing assistance funding and leverage other public funds
  • Encourage families to be economically self-sufficient

FURTHER PROGRAM INFORMATION

Click links below for downloadable PDFs:

Section 8 Application for Wait List

Landlord List

Direct Deposit Program

Download Direct Deposit Authorization Form - Fillable

Administrative Plan 2015

5 Year Plan 2010

Program Standards, effective June 2016

Click links below for more relevant information:

U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

NYS Division of Housing & Community Renewal (DHCR)

NYS Housing Finance Agency

Rochester Housing Authority (RHA)

FINANCIAL INFORMATION

Click links below for downloadable PDFs:

2016 Audit
Section 8 Single Audit
Financial Statements
Letter of Communication
Internal Control Communication

 

2015 Audit
2014 Audit

PROGRAM NEWS

Tenant-based Section 8 wait list opened January 4, 2017 
[Details

Staff changes December 2016
We wish long-time housing director Gary Fuoco all the best in his well-deserved retirement after nearly three decades of dedicated service with us. We congratulate Jennifer Floss on her promotion to housing director and welcome Sheila Stockslader as our new assistant housing director.

High Performer designation
Fairport Housing Authority was awarded the High Performer designation by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for the management of its Section 8 Housing Program for the 16th year in a row.

Renovations at Fairport Apartments complete
The 104 unit apartment complex remains affordable for those 62 and over.
[Read article]

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