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Public Housing in the Wake of Natural Disasters

June 19-21, 2019 | San Juan, PR

Members Making News

  • Chicago Finds a Way to Improve Public Housing: Libraries (Chicago Housing Authority)

  • A Home for Grandfamilies (Housing Authority of Kansas City, MO)

  • Boston Housing Authority announces 1,000 new vouchers for the homeless (Boston Housing Authority)


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For over 35 years, the Council of Large Public Housing Authorities has worked to preserve and improve public and affordable housing through advocacy, research, policy analysis and public education.

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Latest News

5.15.19 Report
Innovative public housing authorities (PHAs) are collaborating with college access partners and community colleges to increase postsecondary educational achievement for low-income residents and college students experiencing homelessness. Among them, the Chicago Housing Authority (CHA) and...
5.9.19 Statement
WASHINGTON (May 9, 2019) – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will formally propose a new rule tomorrow that would disallow undocumented immigrants from living in federally subsidized housing. The proposed rule, which will be published in the Federal Register for a 60-day comment...
5.6.19 Members Making News, Member Profile
CLPHA Celebrates Eric Johnson’s Career of Finding Common Ground and Creative Solutions in the Affordable Housing Industry   In a few months, the Council of Large Public Housing Authorities (CLPHA) will bid farewell to an innovative, valued, and dedicated member who is a true asset to the...

Current Issues

The Trump Administration released its full  fiscal year 2020 (FY20) budget proposal on March 18, 2019, and the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies (THUD) released their FY20 funding bill on May 22, 2019. The FY20 budget and appropriations process is ongoing. 


CLPHA members represent the nation’s largest public housing authorities, who together manage nearly 40 percent of all public housing and administer more than a quarter of the Housing Choice Voucher program.

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