13 Jun 2017

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – On June 10 the newly appointed Navajo Housing Authority (NHA) Board of Commissioners held their first official board meeting and the first order of business was the election of officers, among other pending items, including the approval of 90 new homeowners recognized after paying off their homes. Kris Beecher was honored […]

08 Jun 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 8, 2017  WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – The incoming Navajo Housing Authority (NHA) Board of Commissioners held a three-hour introductory work session with top NHA officials on June 7 at the Navajo Nation Quality Inn Restaurant. The purpose of the session was to get to know one another and put names to […]

02 Jun 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 1, 2017 WINDOW ROCK — Today, Senator John McCain released findings and recommendations in regard to his office’s investigation into claims the Navajo Housing Authority (NHA) mismanaged federal housing grants provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye said he welcomes the investigation […]

26 May 2017

  WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – Navajo Housing Authority staff are looking forward to working with the incoming NHA Board of Commissioners, three of which were confirmed yesterday by unanimous votes from the Naabik’iyati’ Committee, (18-0, 15-0 and 15-0 respectively). The committee serves as the final authority for the confirmations.   Chief Executive Officer Aneva Yazzie […]

18 May 2017

  WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – The Navajo Housing Authority (NHA) today applauded the Navajo Times for its accurate and timely reporting on the state of housing and development on the Navajo Nation in its article, “NHA officials blame Republic articles: ‘Inaccurate statements’ reported by newspaper led to removal effort.”   “We’re pleased that the Navajo […]

08 May 2017

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 8, 2017 WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – On May 6, Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye signed legislation 145-17. The purpose of the legislation was to amend the effective date of a previous legislation (402-16) from effective in ‘120 days’ to ‘immediately’. On Feb. 10, the President signed Legislation 402-16, which was […]

25 Apr 2017

    WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – The Navajo Housing Authority (NHA) issued the following response to the Navajo Nation Council’s passage of emergency legislation impacting the NHA Board of Commissioners: “We are deeply disappointed in our tribal leadership and their failure to recognize the work that NHA has done to support the Navajo Nation,” said Ervin Chavez, […]

20 Apr 2017

Please find attached a response letter from the Navajo Housing Authority Board of Commissioners to Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye, Speaker LoRenzo Bates, and Navajo Nation Council Delegate Alton Shepherd. 2017, April 20 – Response Letter from Board of Commissioners to President Begaye, Speaker Bates and Delegate Shepherd