CCHA Recognized by HUD as Energy Efficient Housing Authority

The Carroll County Housing Authority participated in a HUD teleconference on Wednesday, November 16, 2016, in recognition of the various energy efficient projects undertaken by the housing authority over the past five years.  The following projects were recognized as being energy efficient:

Mest Manor
Furnaces, Water Heaters, LED Public Area Lighting, and Washing Machines

Maple Lane
LED Community Room Lighting, Washing Machines, Attic Insulation, Furnaces, and Water Heaters

Carroll Apartments
Installation (in the Summer of 2017) of Tankless Water Heaters, and Furnaces

Carroll County Housing Authority (CCHA) was one of seven public housing authorities in the state of Illinois recognized as a leader in reducing utility costs.  This honor displays the commitment that CCHA employees and the CCHA Board of Directors have toward providing safe, reliable and energy efficient units for all residents.  Stay tuned for future newsletter articles detailing next year’s energy efficient upgrades for all CCHA residents, including the possibility of solar panels on the Mest Manor building roof!