GRAND RAPIDS, Mich-The Grand Rapids Housing Commission (GRHC) will open the waiting list for Section 8 Housing on Nov. 5 through Nov. 19.

Those seeking a Section 8 voucher will be able to apply online to the program from 12:00 a.m. Nov. 5 through 11:59 p.m. Nov. 19 going to

The GRHC will also accept applications by phone. That number is (616) 235-2622 Nov. 5 to 19 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.

The GRHC’s Section 8 application process will be completely online or via phone—there

will be no paper applications, and applications will not be available or accepted at the GRHC

administrative office or GRHC housing management offices.

The GRHC administrative office willbe closed to the public Nov. 5 and 6, the first two days of the application period.

Once the application period has ended, the GRHC will draw 5,000 names by computerized

random lottery, and these applicants will be added to our agency’s Section 8 waiting list.

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