FAQ

How can I apply for Public Housing?

Apply Online.  Questions? Call: 507-454-3665.

What’s the difference between Section 8 and Public Housing?

Public Housing is living in apartments/townhomes owned by Winona HRA.  Section 8 is rental,  in approved, participating apartments in the city limits of Winona.  See the “Public Housing” drop down tab and the “Section 8” drop down tab for more details.

I am an Honorably Discharged Veteran, can I get any help?

Yes.  Veterans have a preference with WHRA.  When you apply, include a photocopy of your DD214 form (Discharge papers from your branch of the service) with the application.  You will be placed in the top section of the waiting list in the order in which you applied.