Housing Applications

Hartford Terrace


Public Housing - Hartford Terrace

Our Public Housing consists of one (1) bedroom apartment units located at 1080 Terrace Street. This housing complex is called Hartford Terrace.

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Admissions and Continued Occupancy Policy


Family Public Housing - Duplexes


Our Family Public Housing consists of 3 (2) bedroom duplex units located on Monroe Street and Terrace Street. Only families of 2 or more are eligible.

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Admissions and Continued Occupancy Policy





Hartford Terrace


FSS Program

Family Self-Sufficiency Program provides interested families training and resources to become self-sufficient.

Brenda Atkinson, FSS Coordinator

Financial incentives upon graduation and independence of all governmental assistance.

Goal-reaching development with personal trainings.

Guidance support and assistance to your family for up to 5 years.

The FSS Program is available to both public housing and Section8 participants.


Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

The Section 8 HCVP provides assistance for low income families through HAP Payments

Property Owners are paid subsidizes on behalf of the participating Section 8 family to assist in paying total monthly rent. Morever, the Housing Assistant Payments (HAP) subsidizes the balance of the rent owend to the Property Owner.

The Section 8 HCVP eligibility is determined by the Muskegon Housing Commission?

A families total annual gross income, family size and local specified preferences determine Program eligibility and placement. If the Muskegon Housing Commission determines that your family is eligible, the MHC will put your name on the waiting list. Once your name reaches the top of the waiting list the MHC will contact you.

How do I apply for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program?

Anybody can apply for the Section 8 HCVP but may only do so when the Section 8 Waiting List is open. Applications for the Section 8 Program are only available when the Waiting List is opened. Announcements of open enrollment for the Muskegon Housing Commission's Section 8 Waiting List can be found in the local paper, the radio and this website.

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