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Terrell Announces Retirement, Shrader Named as New Housing Director

Dixie Shrader has begun her new duties as Executive Director of the Polk County Housing Authority following the retirement of Penny Terrell, who spent 31 years in the office. The Housing Authority Board of Directors finalized the decision in May to move Shrader to the new position. Shrader has been with the Housing Authority since July 2011, where she has ...

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Polk County Housing Authority – Providing Affordable Living

BY JACLYN ROSE – The Polk County Housing Authority boasts 180 one, two, and three bedroom apartments in Mena, Hatfield, Cove, and Wickes, with three separate locations in Mena, including Park Place by Janssen Park for the elderly, disabled and handicapped.  In addition to low-income apartments, they also maintain around 125 Section 8, HUD vouchers, which provide rental assistance with ...

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