Alexander, Burke, Caldwell and Catawba County, North Carolina Section 8 HCV Waiting List : Open Indefinitely

This information was last updated on February 20th, 2017.

The Western Piedmont Council of Governments Regional Housing Authority (WPCOG/RHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently open indefinitely.  This waiting list opened for application distribution on January 3, 2017, and for application submission on February 20, 2017. It was last open for more than two weeks in April 2016.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Download and print the application that will be available on the WPCOG website.
  2. Pick up an application at one of the following locations:
  • WPCOG office, located at 1880 Second Avenue NW, Hickory, NC 28601, from 8:15 am until 5:00 pm.
  • Alexander County Department of Social Services, located at 604 7th St. SW, Taylorsville, NC 28681, during normal office hours.
  • Burke County Department of Social Services, located at 700 E Parker Rd. Morganton, NC 28655, during normal office hours.
  • Caldwell County Department of Social Services, located at 2345 Morganton Blvd SW Lenoir, NC 28645, during normal office hours.
  • Catawba County Department of Social Services, located at 3030 11th Ave Dr SE, Hickory, NC 28602, during normal office hours.

Once the application has been completed, it must be:

  1. Mailed to the WPCOG at PO Box 9026, Hickory, NC 28603 on or after February 20, 2017.
  2. Hand delivered to the WPCOG at 1880 Second Avenue NW, Hickory, NC 28601, from 8:15 am until 5:00 pm on or after February 20, 2017.

This waiting list has the following preferences: Veteran, disabled.

Applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time of application submission, after sorting preferences.

For more information, read the WPCOG/RHA public notice, visit the WPCOG/RHA website, or call the office at (828) 322-9191.

Western Piedmont Council of Governments Regional Housing Authority serves the following locations in the state of North Carolina:

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