The Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County (HOC) has developed proposed revisions and new additions for its Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 Public Housing Agency (PHA) Plan. In compliance with the Quality Housing and Work Responsibility Act of 1998, these revisions and additions will replace the expiring FY 2018 Annual PHA Plan, and will update HOC’s progress in meeting the goals and objectives described in HOC’s FY 2015-2019 Five-Year PHA Plan. The revised and updated PHA Plan will serve as HOC’s FY 2019 Annual PHA Plan.

These proposed changes to HOC’s PHA Plan are available for public review and comment. Additionally, a physical copy of the Plan is 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, (3) HOC’s Customer Service Center at 8241 Georgia Avenue 3rd Floor, in Silver Spring, and (4) HOC’s Customer Service Center at 101 Lakeforest Blvd., #200, in Gaithersburg. HOC’s hours are 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday.

  1. MD004 - HOC FY 2018 Annual PHA Plan
  2. Form HUD-50077-ST-HCV-HP - PHA Certifications of Compliance with the PHA Plans and Related Regulations
  3. Form HUD-50077-CR - Civil Rights Certification
  4. Form HUD-50077-SL - Certification by State or Local Official of PHA Plans Consistency with the Consolidated Plan or State Consolidated Plan

The public comment period for these documents ends on April 4, 2018. All written public 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 written comments must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on April 3, 2018.

HOC will hold a public hearing for approval of these proposed documents at 3:30 p.m. on April 4, 2018 at its Detrick Avenue location. There will be an opportunity to provide oral comments at the public hearing.