Budget Void Affects Gary Housing Under HUD Oversight
October 2, 2013 — The federal government budget lapse today is leaving Gary’s public housing agency missing some employees.
That’s because the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development took over the agency in August.
Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson requested HUD oversight of Gary Housing Authority for two years.
Local housing agency workers said federal employees were not available at the yesterday, after Congress missed did not extend a federal budget beyond midnight Monday, September 30.