FAQ

How can I apply for public Housing?

Click here to print out an application.  If you don’t have access to a printer you can stop by our office at 1756 Kraemer Drive (see map) to pick up an application.  IF you are living out of this area, you may call the office to have an application mailed to you, 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.