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 housing authority that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Family Self-Sufficiency programs.

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

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Green Island, New York Housing Choice Voucher Closed

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

During the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Application methods may change, as well. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, you can contact the housing authority directly. Office operations may be different from usual, and 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.

Closed: Green Island, New York Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Village of Green Island Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program Office (VGI) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. It was last open from June 3, 2019, until July 30, 2019. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

There were two ways to apply during the opening period:

  1. Attend the information meeting at the Green Island Municipal Center.
  2. Pick up an application at the Green Island Municipal Center.

Once the application was completed, it must have been hand delivered to the Green Island Village Office.

This waiting list had 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 were placed on the waiting list by date and time the application was received, by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the VGI website.

Last Updated on 09/29/2020.

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 December 9th, 2021, 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 38 active Housing Choice Vouchers.

The following is a summary of the types of vouchers managed and the monthly costs of each as of September 30th, 2021:

Standard Ported Out
Vouchers 37 1
Monthly Cost Per Voucher $538 $1,901
Monthly Cost $19,896 $1,901