Waiting List Information

When will the HCV waiting list open?

The HCV waiting list recently closed on Friday, March 25, 2022 at 3:00 pm, after being open for twelve days.  At this time, we do not anticipate the waiting list re-opening for three years.

Can I still apply?

No.  You can only apply when the waiting list is open.  We will provide notice here on our website when that occurs.  At this time, we do not anticipate the waiting list re-opening for three years.

How can I check my status if I submitted a pre-application during the open period?

To check your pre-application status, CLICK HERE.

How can I determine if I am income-eligible to apply?

Your eligibility is based on your annual income and household size.  If your  household annual income is at or below the income limits listed below, you are eligible to apply.

NUMBER IN HOUSEHOLD

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

32,550

37,300

41,950

46,600

50,350

54,100

57,800

61,550

Does the OPHA give preferences?

Yes, the OPHA gives preferences to very low-income households who are:

  • Legal residents of Oak Park; or
  • Currently employed 30 hours or more per week in the Village of Oak Park; or
  • Hired to work 30 hours or more per week in the Village of Oak Park