April is fair housing month

The City of Apache Junction, through a proclamation signed by Mayor Jeff Serdy, is celebrating fair housing month in April. The National Fair Housing Law of 1986, as amended by the Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988, prohibits discrimination in housing and declares it a national policy to provide within constitutional limits, for fair housing […]

Apache Junction to receive $175k in community development grant

The City of Apache Junction is expected to receive $175,000 in fiscal year 2018-19 federal community development block grant funds from the Arizona Department of Housing Regional Account. The city also intends to apply for up to $300,000 in CDBG funds from the state special projects account, according to a press release. CDBG funds must […]

Apache Junction seeks volunteers for homeless count

The city of Apache Junction needs volunteers to help conduct a survey later this month for the federally mandated annual “point in time” count for persons who are experiencing homelessness. Each year, the Arizona Department of Housing, as the lead agency for the Arizona Balance of State Continuum of Care, is given the assignment by […]