Greater Metropolitan Area Housing Authority
of Rock Island County
GREATER METROPOLITAN AREA HOUSING AUTHORITY OF ROCK ISLAND COUNTY
To ensure that the quality of air and the safety of residents at our properties,
the Greater Metropolitan Area Housing Authority of Rock Island County have declared
that all properties owned and operated by the Authority are smoke-free buildings.
Smoking is not permitted in any area of the buildings, including apartments. Smoking
is further prohibited within fifteen (15) feet of any entrance point to these buildings.
Smoking is not permitted anywhere in the building, including all interior common
areas, elevators, and individual dwelling units, in accordance with the following
guidelines. Effective on April 1, 2014, all current residents, all employees, all
guests, and all new residents of the Authority upon this date will be prohibited
from smoking anywhere in the Authority buildings, including in apartment units.
Any current residents who have entered into a Lease Agreement prior to April 1,
2014 who smokes must sign and date two (2) copies of the temporary smoking exemption
form, allowing them to smoke ONLY in their apartment.
Notice of Public Housing One-Bedroom Waiting Lists opening on
January 20, 2015
THE GREATER METROPOLITAN AREA HOUSING AUTHORITY OF ROCK ISLAND COUNTY will be OPENING the Public Housing Waiting List for one bedroom apartments only at 8:00 a.m. (CDT) on January 20, 2015.
Applications will be accepted for all housing developments- Oak Grove, Joseph Fulton Homes, Streed Tower and Warren Tower and William Young Homes (elderly).
All applications are taken ON-LINE ONLY. Placement on the waiting list will be based on date and time of the completed application and local jurisdiction preferences.
Our Mission Statement:
"Working together to provide and maintain quality housing that is safe, secure and
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