Tuscarawas Metropolitan Housing Authority

Waiting Lists

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Open: Tuscarawas County, Ohio Section 8 HCV

The Tuscarawas Metropolitan Housing Authority (TMHA) is accepting Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list applications from February 1, 2021, until further notice.

Please note: The TMHA has changed to an online application portal, as of June 9, 2021. According to the TMHA, "No paper applications postmarked after June 8, 2021 will be accepted."

To apply during the opening period, complete the application online.

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Substandard Residence: My current place of living:
    • is falling down and in serious need of repair.
    • does not have a working indoor bathroom, including a useable toilet and shower or tub.
    • does not have electricity, or has unsafe electrical wiring.
    • does not have enough heat or the heating system is unsafe.
    • should have a kitchen, but does not.
    • has been declared unfit for living by a government agency, such as the Health Dept.
    • is a temporary arrangement with someone else and not my own residence.
    • is not any one place, but where ever I can find to go.
    • a homeless shelter.
  • Displaced Resident: I am being forced to move because:
    • of fire, flood, or other natural disaster.
    • the government or a private owner is taking over my place of residence.
    • of actual or threatened violence toward me and/or my family by my spouse or other household member.
  • Veteran Preference: Veteran means a person who has served in the active military or naval service of the U.S. who was not separated dishonorably. It may also refer to certain persons who served in the U.S. Merchant Marine if they have a DD214/215 showing honorable separation or served between 12/07/41 and 12/31/46 and died on active duty in a war zone during that period.
    • I am a veteran or am serving in the active military or naval service of the United States.
    • My spouse is a veteran, a deceased veteran or is serving in the active military or naval service of the United States. 

It is not known how selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list.

For more information, visit the TMHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the TMHA public notice on June 11, 2021.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance in Tuscarawas County, Ohio.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (330) 308-8099.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 05/11/2023.

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About Tuscarawas Metropolitan Housing Authority

134 2nd Street Southwest, New Philadelphia, OH | Visit Website | (330) 308-8099

Tuscarawas Metropolitan Housing Authority provides affordable housing for up to 613 low and moderate income households through its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program..

Housing Authority Jurisdiction

Low-income housing managed by Tuscarawas Metropolitan Housing Authority is located in Tuscarawas County, OH.

Households with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher managed by this housing authority must rent within its jurisdiction.