A Little Louder
Episode 20: A Look at RAD Conversion
Nov 22, 2019 · 27 min
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In 2012, Congress authorized some public housing agencies to convert units from their original federally-funded public housing  to project-based Section 8 contracts. Since then, more than 100,000 public housing units have been shifted from public control into private control. In Episode 20 of A Little Louder, we talk to a resident about how the long process of RAD conversion at a Fort Worth apartment complex has worked for her and discuss the context of RAD conversion and what the shift from public housing to privatized housing means for our housing safety net. Other interviews include Texas Housers Northwest Texas co-director Caleb Roberts and Legal Aid of Northwest Texas paralegal Guillermo Gomez. 

Transcript of Episode 20

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