Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership
75 DeMaio Drive
Milford, New Haven County, CT


Section 8 Waiting List Status: Closed

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List. This is what we know as of our most recent update on June 5th, 2015.

The Milford (CT) Redevelopment & Housing Partnership (MRHP) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program is now closed; it was open between Thursday, March 19th and Saturday, March 21st.

A pre-application form was available on March 19, 2015 at and at the housing authority's office and here:
  • Milford Mirror - 3/19/15 published newspaper
  • New Haven Register - 3/19/15 published newspaper
  • many Milford community service agencies

MHRP will accept 500 pre-applications and only through the mail; you cannot submit them by hand delivery or fax or if the form is not legible. The pre-application form will state the specifics of the mailing address and additional important information.

It was a random drawing and the waiting list will be drawn on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 2 pm EST in the Community Room at 75 DeMaio Drive, Milford, CT 06460.

Preferences will be given to applicants that are elderly, disabled, single, displaced or a family regardless of actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity, or marital status, is 18+ years of age or an emancipated minor, a citizen or non-citizen with eligible immigration status, can pass a criminal history screening and income limit.

Did you know that you can apply for Section 8 anywhere in the country? If your local Section 8 waiting list is closed, you can apply to programs elsewhere. See all open waiting lists across the country on our Waiting Lists page.

Public Housing Waiting List Status

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership Public Housing Waiting Lists. This is what we know as of our most recent update May 22nd, 2015.

The Milford Housing Authority is not accepting public housing waiting list applications at this time.

The housing authority has indicated the senior public housing waiting list may be opening in this summer of 2015.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 6 projects which contain 330 affordable rental units. It also administers 266 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership is determined to be a Medium Low public housing authority, meaning it manages between 250 - 499 public housing units. Also according to the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the housing authority is designated as Medium Low, meaning it administers 250 - 499 Section 8 vouchers.

Comparing the housing assistance distribution of Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership between Public Housing Units (55%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (45%) to that of all housing authorities in Connecticut, Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership has a larger proportion of public housing units than the average housing authority. The housing authority’s proportion of Section 8 vouchers under management is larger than the average housing authority in Connecticut.

Source United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (, 2014)

SEMAP Performance What are SEMAP Scores?

Each year HUD reviews and scores the housing authority’s Section 8 program management based on 14 different criteria. This score is a reflection of how well the housing authority manages the Section 8 waiting list, the physical quality of housing assisted with Section 8 and the financial management of the program.

From 2001 to 2009, Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership scored an average of 64 points as of the last set of publicly available data. The housing authority had a high score of 76 in 2008 and a low score of 46 in 2005. The average SEMAP Score for Housing Authorities in Connecticut is 74.43.

Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership has an average score that is less than the average Connecticut housing authority. Higher SEMAP scores indicate more effective financial management, a smoother waiting list process and higher quality physical conditions at assisted properties.

Source President's Open Government Directive (, 2012)

Housing Authority Annual and 5 Year Plans

Public housing agencies, also called public housing authorities, which receive funding from HUD, are required to submit and receive approval from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development of both an Annual Plan and a 5 Year Plan. These plans establish each housing authority’s policies, strategies, programs and operations for meeting the housing needs of persons within their target area.

The housing authority plans include specific details about the cost of renovations to real estate (also known as capital improvements), changes to Section 8 HCV policies, planned redevelopment of public housing projects and other major administrative changes.

Following are the HUD-approved public housing agency plans for Milford Redevelopment And Housing Partnership.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2012 3/19/12 Plan
2011 3/25/11 Plan
2010 3/19/10 Plan
2009 3/31/09 Plan
2008 3/12/08 Plan
2007 3/28/07 Plan
2006 4/5/06 Plan
2004 4/2/04 Plan
2003 10/17/03 Plan
2002 4/16/02 Plan
2001 3/22/01 Plan
2000 5/5/00 Plan