Yampa Valley Housing Authority makes its pitch for federal income tax credits to help fund 48 affordable apartments

Steamboat Pilot & Today — Yampa Valley Housing Authority Executive Director Jason Peasley was in Denver Tuesday with representatives of the Overland Property Group presenting plans for The Reserves at Steamboat affordable apartment project before the Colorado Housing Finance Authority. “I believe it went well,” Peasley said after the 30-minute presentation. “I think we made [...]

By | 2017-01-10T13:39:29+00:00 July 15th, 2015|CURRENT, THE RESERVES AT STEAMBOAT, YVHA|Comments Off on Yampa Valley Housing Authority makes its pitch for federal income tax credits to help fund 48 affordable apartments

City of Steamboat, housing authority collaborate on water/sewer project at enduring mobile home park

Steamboat Pilot & Today — Construction crews from Connell Resources began work Monday on an unglamorous, but critical, $1.5 million utility project intended to help keep one of Steamboat’s workforce housing neighborhoods along the Yampa River viable for decades to come. The replacement of water and sewer lines in Fish Creek Mobile Home Park, owned by [...]

By | 2015-10-29T14:21:08+00:00 July 14th, 2015|CURRENT, FISH CREEK MOBILE HOME PARK, YVHA|Comments Off on City of Steamboat, housing authority collaborate on water/sewer project at enduring mobile home park

Yampa Valley Housing Authority works to finance Fish Creek Mobile Home Park infrastructure project

Steamboat Pilot & Today — The Yampa Valley Housing Authority continues to work toward a plan to replace the aging water and sewer infrastructure below Fish Creek Mobile Home Park, and on Thursday, executive director Jason Peasley updated the board on financing progress for the project. Peasley said there are a lot of moving parts that [...]

By | 2017-01-10T13:39:29+00:00 February 17th, 2014|CURRENT, FISH CREEK MOBILE HOME PARK, YVHA|0 Comments

Loan negotiations for Yampa Valley Housing Authority to continue

Steamboat Pilot & Today — Negotiations between the Yampa Valley Housing Authority and First National Bank of the Rockies about a $2 million loan are ongoing as both sides seek to move past a dispute regarding the Housing Authority’s debt obligation. In a letter to the Yampa Valley Housing Authority dated May 31, First National Bank [...]

By | 2017-01-10T13:39:29+00:00 June 18th, 2013|Financial, PAST, YVHA|0 Comments

Steamboat city planner selected as finalist for Housing Authority director

Steamboat Springs — The Yampa Valley Housing Authority — which has been without an executive director since this summer — has narrowed the choices for its next top staff member down to a single finalist. Jason Peasley, who currently works in the city of Steamboat Springs' Planning and Community Development Department, is the Housing Authority board [...]

By | 2015-11-10T16:50:01+00:00 October 15th, 2012|PAST, YVHA|0 Comments

Page-Allen to ease transition for Yampa Valley Housing Authority

Manager will stay until joining Oak Creek full time Steamboat Pilot & Today — Yampa Valley Housing Authority Manager Mary Alice Page-Allen accepted the town administrator position with Oak Creek on Thursday, but she plans to help her current employer through the transition before she leaves. Page-Allen said she’ll start working part time on Fridays through [...]

By | 2015-11-10T16:55:56+00:00 January 27th, 2012|PAST, YVHA|0 Comments

Housing Headway Made

City Council, Housing Authority discuss duplication, funding Steamboat Pilot & Today — The Steamboat Springs City Council vowed to empower the Yampa Valley Housing Authority, stay out of the "housing business" and improve its coordination and communication with the organization during a meeting Tuesday with Housing Authority officials and the Routt County Board of Commissioners. "We [...]

By | 2017-01-10T13:39:30+00:00 February 13th, 2008|PAST, YVHA|0 Comments

Housing Authority discusses relationship with city, its future

Steamboat Pilot & Today — The Yampa Valley Housing Authority's touchy relationship with the city of Steamboat Springs was the topic of Monday's meeting of the Housing Authority's executive committee. It was the group's first meeting with new Housing Authority Executive Director Donna Howell. In advance of a meeting of the Housing Authority's Board of Directors [...]

By | 2017-01-10T13:39:30+00:00 January 8th, 2008|PAST, YVHA|0 Comments

Housing Director Resigns

Steamboat Pilot & Today — Elizabeth Black has resigned as executive director of the Yampa Valley Housing Authority. Manager: Yampa Valley Housing Authority 'in flux' at critical time Black unexpectedly announ-ced her resignation Thursday at the end of a Housing Authority board meeting in Centennial Hall. The decision comes at a tumultuous time for the Housing [...]

By | 2017-01-10T13:39:30+00:00 June 16th, 2007|PAST, YVHA|0 Comments

Our View: Vote ‘Yes’ on Referendum C

In its short existence, the Yampa Valley Housing Authority has parlayed limited funding into meaningful affordable housing projects for the community. Approving Referendum 5C on the Nov. 1 ballot, we think, will help ensure there are more such projects in the future. Referendum 5C is not a tax. Rather, it allows the housing authority to [...]

By | 2017-01-10T13:39:30+00:00 October 18th, 2005|Election News, PAST, WEST END VILLAGE, YVHA|0 Comments