Welcome to Elmira Heights Urban Renewal Agency

                                                  The Village offices will be open by appointment only. 

Applications for a Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Program can be obtained at the Urban Renewal Agency Office located at 215 Elmwood Ave., Elmira Heights, NY 14903 Tuesdays & Thursdays between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.(Ring the bell for service) You may download applications from the website  or you can have an application mailed to you by calling the office and leaving your name, mailing address and phone number. 


Our mission is to promote the sound growth and development of the Village of Elmira Heights through correcting blighted and deteriorated areas by clearing, re-planning, reconstructing, redeveloping, and rehabilitating in conjunction with public and private

improvement programs; and by the encouragement of participation in such programs by private enterprise.

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Recently-built Thurston Park playground in Elmira Heights, provided through grants and economic development funding.

215 Elmwood Ave.

Elmira Heights, NY 14903



Thurston Park playground in Elmira Heights, built

in 2016 through grants and economic

development funding.

EHURA News & Events

Phase I of Pierce's Remodeling Begins!

Thanks to recent Restore New York grant awarded to the Village, work has begun on the former Pierce's Restaurant building on West 14th Street.

BC Texas Hots and Key West Tan will be moving in after construction is completed, so stay tuned for news about their future relocation dates.

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(607) 734-1531

215 Elmwood Ave.

Elmira Heights, NY 14903