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Thursday, May 4, 2017

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR The Housing Authority of the Town of Stratford, CT (SHA) is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Executive Director due to the pending retirement of the current ED. The SHA has a $9 million dollar budget and owns and administers 514 public housing units, 280 HCV units and 1200 State vouchers. The SHA is a regular HUD “High Performer” in both PHAS and SEMAP. Minimum qualifications: College graduate in business, public administration, accounting or other discipline with considerable experience in business/public administration, public housing or other assisted housing programs, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities. The ideal candidate will be a strong leader with vision and integrity who can direct resources and implement programs to achieve the Authority’s goals, have a positive management style, excellent communications skills, ability to develop positive relationships with public officials, Authority Commissioners and staff, residents, and the public, have at least five years responsible management experience in an organization of comparable size and complexity as the Housing Authority, with three years in a high level position as an Executive, Deputy or comparable position. Must hold a valid CT driver’s license and be insurable under all SHA insurance policies. Salary is negotiable based on experience and qualifications and industry/local comparability. Interested applicants must submit a cover letter of interest and resume which includes a minimum of five professional references with contact information, a statement of salary history and requirements, to: Search Committee, Housing Authority of the Town of Stratford, P.O. Box 1222, Stratford, CT 06615, on or before June 2, 2017. Email submissions may be sent to DJDunn Consulting at ddunnconsulting@gmail.com The SHA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

LEGAL NOTICE The Stratford Housing Authority, a public housing agency, is soliciting proposals from qualified companies to provide onsite, ongoing technical engineering support services for the network, telecommunications, PC, peripheral, and infrastructure equipment in use in its offices. To obtain a copy of the RFP, contact Lisa Mastro by email (lmastro@stratfordha.org) or phone (203-375-4483, ext. 112). Sealed proposals must be received and date stamped by the SHA Office, 295 Everett Street, P.O. Box 668, Stratford, CT 06615 no later than 3:00 p.m. on May 8. 2017 Proposals received after that date and time will not be considered. The SHA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Thursday, March 9, 2017

2017 BOARD MEETING SCHEDULE In accordance with Connecticut State Statutes, Freedom of Information Act, Sec. 1-225(b) Monday, January 23, 2017 Monday, February 27, 2017 Monday, March 27, 2017 Monday, April 24, 2017 Monday, May 22, 2017 Monday, June 26, 2017 Monday, July 3, 2017 (Annual) August – Summer Adjournment Monday, September 25, 2017 Monday, October 23, 2017 Monday, November 20, 2017 Monday, December 18, 2017 Any individual with a disability who needs special assistance to participate in the meeting should contact the ADA Coordinator at 203-385-4020 or 203-385-4022 (TDD) five (5) days before the meeting, if possible.

Monday, December 5, 2016

Meeting Minutes: Minutes of the Stratford Housing Authority meetings are posted on the website for the Town of Stratford, Connecticut. You can access the minutes by going to the Town’s website. On the right hand side of the page you will see an item tilted "Agendas, Minutes and Forms". Click on this and look for the Stratford Housing Authoriity. Cllik on this and follow the prompts to the minutes.

Monday, November 15, 2010

Stratford Housing Authority Privacy Protection Policy It shall be the policy of the Stratford Housing Authority to comply with all applicable laws, acts and regulations regarding privacy protection related to the possession of personal information of another person. This includes ensuring the protection of the confidentiality of personal information, prohibiting the unlawful disclosure of personal information and limiting access to personal information. Privacy protection of personal information shall be extended to employees, tenants, landlords, vendors, customers and any other person deemed to be covered by any applicable law, act or regulation. Personal information shall be defined as: Information capable of being associated with a particular individual through one or more identifiers, including but not limited to, a Social Security number, a driver’s license number, a state identification card number, an account number, a credit or debit card number, a passport number, an alien registration number, a health insurance identification number, including information obtained from the Department of Labor (DOL) and the Enterprise Income Verification System (EIV). The definition of personal information does not include publicly available information that is lawfully made available to the general public from federal, state or local government records or widely distributed media. The Stratford Housing Authority shall safeguard the data, computer files and documents containing the information from misuse by third parties by requiring employees, who are in possession or control of any files which contain personal information, to lock such information in a file cabinet at the end of the day, and to take appropriate measures to prevent access by unauthorized users at all times. This will include requiring employees who leave their office for any reason during the day, to secure all files containing personal information either by locking their office or putting the file in a file cabinet and locking the cabinet. When leaving the office for the day, all files are to be secured by locking them in a file cabinet and the office locked. Employees shall also be instructed that data, computer files and documents containing personal information shall be destroyed, erased or made unreadable prior to disposal. The Authority shall require that any demand for personal information be immediately reported to the Executive Director or Deputy Director who shall determine the appropriate course of action. Stratford Housing Authority Counsel shall be consulted as necessary. Adopted by the Board of Commissioners on: October 20, 2008 Posted October 20, 2008

Thursday, October 14, 2010

The following wait lists are closed until further notice: Family / Elderly / Section 8 Except as may be noted elsewhere on this page.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

The Housing Authority regular hours are 8:30 AM until 4:30 PM Monday through Friday. From approximately July 1st to August 31st the Authority will be on summer hours and the offices will be open from 8:00 AM until 5:30 PM.