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Notice of Public Housing Waiting List Opening

The Greater Metropolitan Area Housing Authority of Rock Island County will officially re-open the Public Housing waiting list and begin accepting pre-applications for the program beginning on Monday, August 19, 2013 at 9:00 a.m.


On-line Process for Receiving Applications


Housing Application Form »

Applications will not be accepted at the Housing Authority offices. Paper applications will not be available and applicants will not be able to apply in person. Applicants apply on-line and will be able to get instant online confirmation of acceptance of their application submission.

You may apply using any computer with Internet access. Someone else may apply for you if you need help using a computer and many public libraries offer free internet access.

After you have successfully applied, you will receive a receipt with a confirmation number and instructions for checking your status online. Status information will only be available online »

Our Mission Statement:


"Working together to provide and maintain quality housing that is safe, secure and affordable."

The Greater Metropolitan Area Housing Authority of Rock Island County (GMAHA) provides quality, affordable housing to low and moderate income individuals in the Rock Island County area. We are committed to providing programs and services that enrich the lives of our residents.

I invite you to explore our website and learn more about GMAHA's programs and services.

—Diane M. Fuller, Executive Director