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Housing Commission

The mission of the Wyoming Housing Commission is to promote adequate and affordable housing, economic opportunity and a suitable living environment free from discrimination.

News & Announcements / Public Notice

The Wyoming Housing Commission, located at 2450 36th St SW, will open its PUBLIC HOUSING waiting list on June 2, 2014, to accept applications for its public housing units only. The list will remain open through June 26, 2014. The Wyoming Housing Commission operates 195 units. Applications will be accepted ONLY in person, Monday through Thursday from 8:00 - 11:30 AM and 1:00 - 4:00 PM. All pre-applications must be received by 4:00 PM June 26, 2014, at which time the waiting list will be closed and no further pre-applications will be accepted after that point in time.

Special consideration will be given to those individuals with a disability. If you have a disability and need special consideration, please contact our office at (616) 534-5471.

Note: No other applications are being accepted at this time.

Notice of Public Hearing

No current public hearing.

Housing Director

Rebeca Venema
Housing Director

Wyoming Housing Commission

The Wyoming Housing Commission (WHC) owns 195 public housing units. They are located at Westwood Apartments, Waldon Woods and at several other locations throughout Wyoming. Individuals and families pay rent based upon their income directly to the WHC.

The WHC administers approximately 1,100 Housing Choice Vouchers (Section-8) within Kent County and part of Ottawa County. The families and individuals who receive the vouchers pay a portion of their income for rent and the WHC pays the remainder (up to the limits set by HUD (Housing and Urban Development)) directly to the landlords each month.

The Housing Commission board meets every third Tuesday (except April and July) at 1:00 p.m. in the Community Room at Westwood Apartments, 2450 36th St. S.W.   The board members consist of Gerald Snyder, Board Chair; Barb VanDuren, Vice-Chair; Donald Dykstra; and Ron Dressander.

 

Wyoming Housing Commission

City of Wyoming
2450 – 36th Street SW
Wyoming , MI 49519
Phone:  616.534.5471
Fax:  616.534.1770
Contact: Rebeca Venema
E-Mail:  Housing Commission

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM