Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority

Herman Hill, Executive Director
100 West Cedar Street
Akron, OH
(330) 376-9631
(330) 376-6821
MTW Agency

By The numbers

Public Housing Units 4555
Vouchers 5250
Total Units 9805

Latest News

5.2.22 Members Making News
CLPHA to Highlight Finalists at Housing Is Summit May 18-19 The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (CGLR) and the National Civic League recently announced the 2022 All-America City (AAC) Award finalists. This year, the AAC Award will recognize communities that are committed to improving the...
12.7.21 Statement
Honored to Be Only Housing Organization to Sign Commitment Letter (Washington, D.C.) December 7, 2021 — The Council of Large Public Housing Authorities (CLPHA) applauds the Biden-Harris Administration’s Maternal Health Call to Action ...
11.18.21 Members Making News
 Public housing authorities know that providing stable housing is only the first step in helping families thrive. A comprehensive approach that combines health, education, and housing programs has shown to dramatically improve life outcomes for low-income families. Public housing authorities...
5.12.21 Members Making News
Congratulations to the four CLPHA members named to HUD’s second cohort of the Moving to Work (MTW) program expansion! The CLPHA members are:  Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority (OH)  Housing Authority of the City of Asheville (NC)  Fort Wayne Housing...
4.22.21 Members Making News
From Cleveland.com's article: Akron’s proposal to bar landlords from discriminating against tenants based on their lawful source of income could make housing accessible for hundreds of Summit County families who have a housing voucher but can’t find a unit, the housing authority told...
3.26.21 Members Making News, CLPHA Member Update
On Wednesday, March 24, CLPHA member Brian Gage, executive director of the Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority, testified before the U.S. House Financial Services Committee's Subcommittee on Housing, Community Development and Insurance during their hearing "Preserving a Lifeline: Examining...
2.10.21 Members Making News
From the Akron Beacon Journal: The FirstEnergy Foundation has donated more than $3.4 million to nearly 100 organizations across its service territory as part of “Investing with Purpose,” a company initiative focused on supporting organizations that advance health and safety, workforce development...
1.13.21 Members Making News
Congratulations to the seven CLPHA member housing authorities from across the country that were recently awarded HUD Choice Neighborhoods Initiative Planning Grants! Funded through HUD's Choice Neighborhoods program, these grants will help local leaders craft comprehensive...
12.2.20 Members Making News
From Akron.com:   The Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority (AMHA) and Building For Tomorrow’s ConnectHome Akron Initiative is bringing internet service to underserved communities through high-speed community Wi-Fi zones. According to AMHA officials, the Wi-Fi Zones will give residents...
9.2.20 Research, CLPHA Member Update
Children across the country begin a new school year like no other where most of the time spent on instruction will be online learning. For children of residents of public and affordable housing, virtual schooling presents an additional set of challenges. A new report from the Public and Affordable...

Job Openings

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General Purpose: The primary purpose of this position is to support the Deputy Director by directing the activities and results of the Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP), Recertifications department, and Housing Placement department   for the Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority (“AMHA” or “...
Location: ,
Posted on 6.8.22
Applications due by 7.1.22

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