Lake Charles, La. - Not since March of 2014 has the Lake Charles Housing Authority waiting list been open. For one week only they are taking submissions again, but expect the process to take some time to complete.

Once applicants receive an appointment for eligibility, it could takes 3 to 4 weeks for a Section 8 application to completely go through. According to KPLC, applicants should have all of their personal information ready to help expedite their appointment, including a picture I.D. for family members who are 18 or older, social security cards and birth certificate for family members, proof of income, and read more here.

The waiting list for Section 8 will open Monday, July 24 through Friday, July 28, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., located at 800 Bilbo Street, Suite A.

Contact the Lake Charles Housing Authority at 337.436.7628 for more information.

[Source: KPLC]