PUBLIC HOUSING LEASE REVISION COMMENT PERIOD IS OPEN
The Bloomington Housing Authority (BHA) intends to adopt a lease revision to include a smoke-free clause beginning January 1, 2018.
A 45-Day Comment Period for the BHA Smoke-Free Policy will begin on April 1, 2017 and will be open until May 15, 2017.
The BHA Board of Commissioners will be asked to vote on the lease provision following commentary at the June 15, 2017 Board of Commissioners meeting.
Please submit written comments by June 15, 2017 to:
Bloomington Housing Authority
Attention to: Lease revision Commentary
1007 N. Summit St.
Bloomington, IN 47404
For any questions, please contact the Bloomington Housing Authority at 812-339-3491 and ask to speak Janice Price, Property Manager. For copies of the policy, please visit the BHA Administrative office at 1007 N. Summit St., Bloomington, IN 47404 or visit our website at www.bhaindiana.net or continue to read below
The Public Housing lease proposed lease provision will change page 7 and 8 of the lease, adding the following wording:
- Tenant’s Obligations: Tenant shall be obligated:
- To assure that Tenant, any member of the household, a guest, or another person under Tenant’s control, shall not engage in:
- Any Civil Activity. Any smoking of prohibited tobacco products in restricted areas, as defined by 24 CFR 965.653(a), or in any other outdoor areas that the BHA has designated as smoke-free.