Matt Lesser

State Senator

Matt Lesser

Deputy Majority Leader

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January 23, 2019

Newington Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is Open

The Newington Housing Authority Housing Choice voucher waiting list is open. The waiting list period will conclude on Friday, January 25 at 11:59 pm.

“Everyone needs a roof over their head,” said State Senator Matt Lesser (D-Middletown), “I support the work of the Newington Housing Authority to provide affordable shelter for those in need.”

Go to to apply. 250 applicants will be placed on the waiting list by random lottery. Applicants who need assistance completing the application due to a disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the Housing Authority by calling (860) 522-1028.

For more information on how you can apply, please contact Sen. Lesser at 860-240-0511.

About Sen. Lesser: State Senator Matt Lesser was first elected in 2018 to represent the ninth Senate District which consists of Cromwell, Middletown, Newington, Rocky Hill and Wethersfield. Prior to being elected to the State Senate, he was a State Representative for the city of Middletown. He has been a principle author of Connecticut’s Student Loan Bill of Rights, the first in the nation, a moratorium on hydraulic fracturing waste and a major workplace safety law later adapted as a national standard. He has been honored by the Connecticut chapter of the AARP and has been named a champion by the Connecticut League of Conservation Voters.