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Village of Green Island Housing Choice Voucher Program Office

75 Hudson Ave
Green Island, Albany County, New York 12180

Village of Green Island Housing Choice Voucher Program Office is a Public Housing Agency that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Family Self-Sufficiency programs. As of September 25th, 2020, Village of Green Island Housing Choice Voucher Program Office has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Green Island, New York Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open until an application limit is reached.

Village of Green Island Housing Choice Voucher Program Office serves Green Island.

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Green Island, New York Housing Choice Voucher Open Until Application Limit

Open Village of Green Island Housing Choice Voucher Program Office Waiting Lists

Due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, contact the housing authority directly. Due to a high volume of calls and modified office hours in most areas, it may take days or weeks to get a response.

Village of Green Island Housing Choice Voucher Program Office Website: https://villageofgreenisland.com/village/housing-section-8/.

Village of Green Island Housing Choice Voucher Program Office Phone: (518) 629-0368.

Open Until Application Limit: Green Island, New York Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Village of Green Island Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program Office (VGI) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently open, from June 3, 2019 at 9:00 am ET, until 50 applications have been submitted.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Attend the information meeting at the Green Island Municipal Center; located at 19 George Street, Green Island, NY 12183; on June 3, 2019 at 9:00 am.
  2. Pick up an application at the Green Island Municipal Center, located at 19 George Street, Green Island, NY 12183; from 9:00 am until 12:30 pm, and 1:30 pm until 4:30 pm; Monday-Friday.

Once the application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the Green Island Village Office at the address and times above; starting June 4, 2019.

This waiting list has the following preferences: Village of Green Island residents; Near-Elderly (50+);Disabled; Displaced by natural disaster or government action; Working; Enrolled in training or enrollment programs and are eligible for participation in Family Self-Sufficiency. According to the VGI, "families will be assisted before non elderly singles," and "nearly elderly single head of household, ages 25 to 59 will have preference before non elderly singles."

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, by order of preferences.

For more information, read the VGI public notice, or visit the VGI website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (518) 629-0368.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 04/07/2020.

About Village of Green Island Housing Choice Voucher Program Office

More information about Village of Green Island Housing Choice Voucher Program Office can be found on its website at https://villageofgreenisland.com/village/housing-section-8/.

Representatives of Village of Green Island Housing Choice Voucher Program Office may be available by phone at (518) 629-0368. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of September 25th, 2020, it is not known if Village of Green Island Housing Choice Voucher Program Office is processing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

As of 05/28/2019, Village of Green Island Housing Choice Voucher Program Office is billing for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher port-in requests. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


About the Village of Green Island Housing Choice Voucher Program Office Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

As of the HUDs most recent Voucher Management System report, Village of Green Island Housing Choice Voucher Program Office manages 35 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of December 31st, 2019:

Standard Ported Out
Vouchers 32 3
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $484 $645
Monthly Cost $15,483 $1,935