Hundreds Line Up for Odessa Housing Authority Waiting List 4/6/13
CBS 7 News
April 6, 2013
Odessa - More than one hundred people lined up in front of the Odessa Housing Authority office for a chance to get their name on a waiting list for affordable housing.
Odessa Housing Authority officials took at 125 names today.
We spoke to a few people in line who say it's becoming more difficult to make rent every month. They say support from organizations like the Odessa Housing Authority is a huge help.
"We canít make it. We need the help," Gwinn Bergen, an Odessa resident said.
The waiting list is filled with people who qualify for housing assistance.
There will be more opportunities for you to put your name on the waiting list. The housing authority plans on having another sign up day in two weeks.