HOC Administrative Plan Revision

Notice of Publication

 

Wednesday, May 2, 2018
3:30 p.m.
HOC Headquarters, 10400 Detrick Avenue
Kensington, MD 20895
 
 
 

The Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County (HOC) is proposing revisions and new additions for its Administrative Plan for the Housing Choice Voucher program (“Administrative Plan”). The proposed changes involve HOC’s addition of a new Voucher Payment Standard policy due to HOC’s adoption of Small Area Fair Market Rents. The Administrative Plan document defines and describes the policies for the operation of HOC’s Housing Choice Voucher program. These revisions will go into effect following approval by HOC’s Commission.

These proposed changes to HOC’s Administrative Plan are available for public review and comment. Additionally, physical copies of these revisions are available at each of the following locations: (1) HOC’s main office at 10400 Detrick Avenue in Kensington; (2) HOC’s Up-County Office at 231 East Deer Park Drive in Gaithersburg; and HOC’s two Customer Service Centers, (3) 8241 Georgia Avenue 3rd Floor, Silver Spring, and (4) 101 Lakeforest Blvd., #200, Gaithersburg. HOC’s hours are 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday.

The proposed revision is as follows:

Revision to HOC’s Administrative Plan to add a new Voucher Payment Standard policy due to HOC’s adoption of Small Area Fair Market Rents.

The public comment period for this document ends on May 2, 2018. All written comments may be directed by mail to Stacy Spann, Executive Director, at 10400 Detrick Avenue, Kensington, Maryland 20895 or e-mailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. To be considered, all comments must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on May 1, 2018.

HOC will hold a public hearing on this proposed revision at 3:30 p.m. on May 2, 2018 at its Detrick Avenue location. There will be an opportunity to provide oral comments on the day of the public hearing.